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Bug #51660 FILTER_VAR returns FALSE on valid-Urls containing a minus sign
Submitted: 2010-04-25 11:36 UTC Modified: 2010-04-25 19:33 UTC
From: cimodev at me dot com Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: Filter related
PHP Version: 5.3.2 OS: Linux 2.6.25.20 (openSuse 11.0)
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
 [2010-04-25 11:36 UTC] cimodev at me dot com
Description:
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PHP 5.3.2 (cli)
Copyright (c) 1997-2010 The PHP Group
Zend Engine v2.3.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2010 Zend Technologies
    with Xdebug v2.0.5, Copyright (c) 2002-2008, by Derick Rethans


FILTER_VAR returns false on valid URL's such "http://www.sky-bizz.com".
Without minus-sign it will return the string as positive result.

In Bug-Search I found the hint, that it already would be fixed in 5.2.13.
It seems, that in 5.3.2 this bug was born again 

Test script:
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$url = "http://www.sky-bizz.com";
var_dump(filter_var($url, FILTER_VALIDATE_URL));


Expected result:
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string "http://www.sky-bizz.com"

Actual result:
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bool (false)

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 [2010-04-25 19:33 UTC] felipe@php.net
-Status: Open +Status: Bogus
 [2010-04-25 19:33 UTC] felipe@php.net
It was already fixed. Thanks.
 
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