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Bug #42243 copy() does not ouput an error when the first arg is a dir (works in win32!)
Submitted: 2007-08-08 09:22 UTC Modified: 2007-08-10 00:37 UTC
From: mahesh dot vemula at in dot ibm dot com Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Filesystem function related
PHP Version: 5CVS-2007-08-08 (CVS) OS: RHEL4
Private report: No CVE-ID:
 [2007-08-08 09:22 UTC] mahesh dot vemula at in dot ibm dot com
On Linux, PHP engine doesn't throw any warning message even if the first arg is a dir, whereas on Windows it does. According to PHP doc, copy() function should not work on directories.

Reproduce code:
fclose( fopen("temp.txt", "w") );
var_dump( copy("temp", "temp.txt") );

Expected result:
expecting a warning message on Linux

Actual result:


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 [2007-08-10 00:37 UTC]
This bug has been fixed in CVS.

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