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Bug #44321 json_decode will not decode json string with chars like 
Submitted: 2008-03-04 12:29 UTC Modified: 2008-07-29 01:00 UTC
Avg. Score:3.0 ± 2.0
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From: vzeman at gmail dot com Assigned: fb-req-jani (profile)
Status: No Feedback Package: JSON related
PHP Version: 5.2.5 OS: *
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2008-03-04 12:29 UTC] vzeman at gmail dot com
json_decode will not decode string if in value is string like "" 

Reproduce code:
try to decode string like this:

Expected result:
params object should contain entry body with text: Hello,Regards,

Actual result:
encoding will stop on character R


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 [2008-03-19 19:32 UTC] tom at inetz dot com
I think the problem here is that json_decode has problems decoding strings with control characters.  I have experienced this problem with multiple control characters.
 [2008-06-28 19:16 UTC] work at anomalizer dot net
Agree with tom@ that the JSON spec does not permit control characters
Also try using a validator like
 [2008-07-21 21:34 UTC]
As clearly control characters are not allowed by the JSON spec, what exactly should happen here? IMO, it's working like it should now..
 [2008-07-29 01:00 UTC] php-bugs at lists dot php dot net
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