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Bug #56194 pprofp hangs, endless loop
Submitted: 2004-09-20 17:04 UTC Modified: 2004-09-24 09:12 UTC
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Status: Closed Package: apd (PECL)
PHP Version: 5.0.0b1 (beta1) OS: Linux Redhat 9
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2004-09-20 17:04 UTC]
When running the command "pprofp" (with or without arguments) the program starts consuming 100% CPU and just continues to hang without any sign of stopping or of output

Using PHP5.0.1, APD 1.0

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Reproduce code:
# pprofp

Actual result:
The following is the result of a few seconds of running "strace pprofp":

Looks like an endless loop, Wez called it an "Exec Bomb".


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 [2004-09-24 09:12 UTC]
Fixed in APD CVS
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