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Bug #67238 Ungreedy and min/max quantifier bug in PCRE 8.34 upstream
Submitted: 2014-05-09 09:07 UTC Modified: 2014-05-09 20:20 UTC
From: daniel at milde dot cz Assigned: ab (profile)
Status: Closed Package: PCRE related
PHP Version: 5.5.12 OS: Linux
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2014-05-09 09:07 UTC] daniel at milde dot cz
There is bug causing min/max quantifiers to not work in ungreedy mode in PCRE 8.34.

Bug is fixed in PCRE 8.35.

Test script:
echo preg_match('/a{1,3}b/U', 'ab');

Expected result:

Actual result:


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 [2014-05-09 19:39 UTC]
-Assigned To: +Assigned To: ab
 [2014-05-09 20:20 UTC]
-Status: Assigned +Status: Closed
 [2014-05-09 20:20 UTC]
Fixed in c62f32c3cc6e85a525dd959bd821c754b9c20e63, thanks for reporting.
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