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Request #26699 mbstring doesn't identify "binary" as a valid encoding name
Submitted: 2003-12-22 18:39 UTC Modified: 2004-01-25 19:29 UTC
From: nirva-php at ishiboo dot com Assigned: moriyoshi (profile)
Status: Closed Package: Feature/Change Request
PHP Version: 4.3.3 OS: Solaris 8
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
 [2003-12-22 18:39 UTC] nirva-php at ishiboo dot com
in ext/mbstring/mbfilter.c, the mbfl_encoding_8bit variable should most likely have a alias for "binary"

im using the mailparse library, and it uses mbstring to decode Content-Transfer-Encoding: binary, and it fails.

i believe binary == 8bit, so the simplest solution is probably to add an alias there.

static const char *mbfl_encoding_8bit_aliases[] = {"binary", NULL};

static const mbfl_encoding mbfl_encoding_8bit = {
        (const char *(*)[])&mbfl_encoding_8bit_aliases,


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 [2004-01-25 19:29 UTC]
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