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Request #70834 Namespace name scalar with ::namespace
Submitted: 2015-11-02 11:03 UTC Modified: 2020-02-28 15:04 UTC
From: office at maslosoft dot com Assigned:
Status: Open Package: Scripting Engine problem
PHP Version: Irrelevant OS: Any
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2015-11-02 11:03 UTC] office at maslosoft dot com
There is existing special constant, ie `Vendor\Package\ClassName::class`, as per RFC:

Requested feature:
There could be also namespace constant, which is anyway reserved, ie:

`Vendor\Package\ClassName::namespace` should resolve to string '\Vendor\Package\ClassName'

Could be used for any namespace related operation, like registering namespace for some purpose

Could interfere with token parsing scripts


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 [2015-11-02 11:04 UTC] office at maslosoft dot com
Typo, it should be:
`Vendor\Package\ClassName::namespace` should resolve to string '\Vendor\Package'
 [2020-02-28 15:04 UTC]
-Package: Reflection related +Package: Scripting Engine problem
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