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Bug #51861 While loop executes even though Exception has been thrown
Submitted: 2010-05-19 17:46 UTC Modified: 2013-02-18 00:34 UTC
Avg. Score:3.0 ± 2.0
Reproduced:1 of 1 (100.0%)
Same Version:1 (100.0%)
Same OS:1 (100.0%)
From: pim at lemonbit dot com Assigned:
Status: No Feedback Package: Unknown/Other Function
PHP Version: 5.2.13 OS: CentOS 5
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2010-05-19 17:46 UTC] pim at lemonbit dot com
Test script is pretty self-explanatory: even though an exception is thrown a 
while(true) loop gets exectued afterwards.

Test script:

echo "Throw exception";
throw new Exception();

echo "This should not be printed, and is not.";
while(true) {
   echo 'This should not be executed, but is!' . "\n";


Expected result:
We did not expected the while loop to execute.

Actual result:
The while loop executed.


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 [2010-05-20 08:20 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Feedback
 [2010-05-20 08:20 UTC]
Please try using this snapshot:
For Windows:

Bails out for me.
 [2010-05-20 09:57 UTC] pim at lemonbit dot com
We're seeing this on all our CentOS 5 servers with PHP 5.2.13, but not on our 
CentOS 4 machines though.
 [2013-02-18 00:34 UTC] php-bugs at lists dot php dot net
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