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Request #31499 Support for including multiple files with a single include call.
Submitted: 2005-01-11 23:21 UTC Modified: 2012-09-23 16:45 UTC
Votes:3
Avg. Score:4.7 ± 0.5
Reproduced:1 of 1 (100.0%)
Same Version:1 (100.0%)
Same OS:1 (100.0%)
From: daniel dot schierbeck at gmail dot com Assigned:
Status: Wont fix Package: *General Issues
PHP Version: 5.0.3 OS:
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2005-01-11 23:21 UTC] daniel dot schierbeck at gmail dot com
Description:
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It would be a nice feature if more than one file could be included in a single include call. I've read the manual pages, and it doesn't look like it's possible at the moment.

(this of course also goes for include_once, require, and require_once)

Reproduce code:
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// Today
include 'a.php';
include 'b.php';
include 'c.php';

// Tomorrow
include 'a.php', 'b.php', 'c.php';


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 [2005-01-18 18:09 UTC] daniel dot schierbeck at gmail dot com
Sooooooo, no comments? Anyone?
 [2005-02-09 16:25 UTC] mirabal at adinet dot com dot uy
well, i have to agree with this one... although it is not very important
 [2012-09-23 16:45 UTC] nikic@php.net
-Status: Open +Status: Wont fix -Package: Feature/Change Request +Package: *General Issues
 [2012-09-23 16:45 UTC] nikic@php.net
Including several files at the same time is needed rather rarely, at least since the rise of autoloading.

Furthermore the proposed syntax has several issues when considering that include is an expression with a return value. What would it return? The return value of the last script? An array of return values? What would foo(include 'a', 'b') mean? Would it be foo((include 'a', 'b') or rather foo((include 'a'), 'b')? Etc.
 
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