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Bug #26667 ip2long("") = 0 intstead of -1
Submitted: 2003-12-19 06:22 UTC Modified: 2003-12-19 08:30 UTC
From: ovdspek at liacs dot nl Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Network related
PHP Version: 4CVS-2003-12-18 OS: win32 only
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2003-12-19 06:22 UTC] ovdspek at liacs dot nl
ip2long returns 0 if the input is an empty string. However, an empty string is not valid, so it should return -1.

"The function ip2long() generates an IPv4 Internet network address from its Internet standard format (dotted string) representation. If ip_address is invalid than -1 is returned. Note that -1 does not evaluate as FALSE in PHP."

Reproduce code:
<?php echo ip2long(""); ?>

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Actual result:


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 [2003-12-19 06:41 UTC]
hmm, works for me:

derick@kossu:~$ php-4.3dev -r 'echo ip2long(""); '
 [2003-12-19 07:03 UTC]
Please try using this CVS snapshot:
For Windows:

Okay, then please try the latest version :)
 [2003-12-19 07:05 UTC] ovdspek at liacs dot nl
D:\Temp>php ..\wte\php\a.php
Content-type: text/html
X-Powered-By: PHP/4.3.5-dev

 [2003-12-19 08:30 UTC]
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