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Bug #36494 var_dump(strpos("1234",1234)); //returns false
Submitted: 2006-02-23 07:27 UTC Modified: 2006-02-23 13:26 UTC
From: ninive at gmx dot at Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: Strings related
PHP Version: 4.4.2 OS: Windows XPSP2
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2006-02-23 07:27 UTC] ninive at gmx dot at
strpos() returns false, if second argument is a number.

Reproduce code:
var_dump(strpos("1234",1234)); // -> returns false

Expected result:

Actual result:


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 [2006-02-23 13:26 UTC]
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