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Bug #61586 is_file("path/.ext");
Submitted: 2012-03-31 19:57 UTC Modified: 2013-02-18 00:35 UTC
From: simon at cicoss dot net Assigned:
Status: No Feedback Package: Filesystem function related
PHP Version: Irrelevant OS: Suse Linux
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2012-03-31 19:57 UTC] simon at cicoss dot net
Description:
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From manual page: http://www.php.net/function.is-file
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Due to a small error I found that is_file returns true for something like "path/.ext" when "path/" files there ".ext".

Test script:
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<?php
$filename = "path/.json";
is_file($filename);true if there are files in path "*. json"


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 [2012-04-01 08:00 UTC] reeze dot xia at gmail dot com
Hi simon:
  I don't get it. does it look like this? 

./testscript.php
./path
    /a.json   <---- a.json or any *.json ?
        file
cat testscript.php
<?php
$filename = "path/.json";
var_dump(is_file($filename)); ===> bool(true)
 [2012-04-02 07:00 UTC] aharvey@php.net
-Status: Open +Status: Feedback
 [2012-04-02 07:00 UTC] aharvey@php.net
Thank you for this bug report. To properly diagnose the problem, we
need a short but complete example script to be able to reproduce
this bug ourselves. 

A proper reproducing script starts with <?php and ends with ?>,
is max. 10-20 lines long and does not require any external 
resources such as databases, etc. If the script requires a 
database to demonstrate the issue, please make sure it creates 
all necessary tables, stored procedures etc.

Please avoid embedding huge scripts into the report.

I also can't reproduce this. This script:

<?php
mkdir('foo');
touch('foo/a.test');
var_dump(is_file('foo/.test'));
touch('foo/.test');
var_dump(is_file('foo/.test'));

unlink('foo/a.test');
unlink('foo/.test');
rmdir('foo');
?>

Outputs bool(false) and bool(true), which is what I'd expect.
 [2013-02-18 00:35 UTC] php-bugs at lists dot php dot net
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