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Bug #263 ereg() core dump
Submitted: 1998-04-11 00:10 UTC Modified: 1998-04-18 10:12 UTC
From: torben at coastnet dot com Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Reproducible Crash
PHP Version: 3.0 Latest CVS OS: Linux 2.0.33 (Slackware)
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [1998-04-11 00:10 UTC] torben at coastnet dot com
This will reliably dump core.

<?php ereg( "[^0-9]\\\\{1\\\\}", "5" )?>


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 [1998-04-18 10:12 UTC] zeev
This has to do with the regex implementation, not PHP.
The regex library that comes with PHP doesn't crash
from that regex (even though it reports it's a bad regex)

A backtrace of the core would be a good idea, though.

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