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Bug #36689 syslog() truncates messages
Submitted: 2006-03-11 00:16 UTC Modified: 2006-03-21 01:59 UTC
Avg. Score:5.0 ± 0.0
Reproduced:1 of 1 (100.0%)
Same Version:1 (100.0%)
Same OS:1 (100.0%)
From: timb at photoshelter dot com Assigned: stas
Status: Closed Package: Unknown/Other Function
PHP Version: 5.1.2 OS: linux
Private report: No CVE-ID:
 [2006-03-11 00:16 UTC] timb at photoshelter dot com
the PHP function syslog() truncates messages at 500 characters. it should not truncate at all or the length at which truncation happens should be user definable.


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 [2006-03-11 15:08 UTC]
Stas introduced that limitation while fixing a format string exploit, he probably knows best.

 [2006-03-21 01:59 UTC]
This bug has been fixed in CVS.

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