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Bug #45261 No error raised on cyclic class creation
Submitted: 2008-06-13 14:10 UTC Modified: 2008-06-16 06:51 UTC
From: sertyoan at osyra dot net Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Class/Object related
PHP Version: 5.2.6 OS: Ubuntu
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
 [2008-06-13 14:10 UTC] sertyoan at osyra dot net
When creating an object which has as property an object of the same class - this creates an infinite loop -, the page doesn't display (that's normal) but no error is raised.

Reproduce code:
class A {
 private $B;

 public function __construct() {
  $this->B = new A();

Expected result:
PHP should bug and raise an error.

Actual result:
Nothing. Blank page and no error raised.


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 [2008-06-15 18:27 UTC] crrodriguez at suse dot de
This is the "expected" behaviour. it will crash in 5_2 and will reach the memory limit in 5_3 and print

Fatal error: Allowed memory size of %d bytes exhausted at..
 [2008-06-16 06:51 UTC] sertyoan at osyra dot net
Ok. Let's close it so. Sorry for polluting bugs list.
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