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Doc Bug #72448 Missing $ in echo text
Submitted: 2016-06-18 23:06 UTC Modified: 2016-06-19 15:14 UTC
From: eric at schorvitz dot com Assigned: cmb (profile)
Status: Not a bug Package: Documentation problem
PHP Version: Irrelevant OS:
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2016-06-18 23:06 UTC] eric at schorvitz dot com
From manual page:

$ip_a = '';
$ip_b = '42.42';

if (filter_var($ip_a, FILTER_VALIDATE_IP)) {
    echo "This (ip_a) IP address is considered valid.";
if (filter_var($ip_b, FILTER_VALIDATE_IP)) {
    echo "This (ip_b) IP address is considered valid.";

This (ip_a) should be: This ($ip_a)
This (ip_b) should be: This ($ip_b)


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 [2016-06-19 15:14 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Not a bug -Assigned To: +Assigned To: cmb
 [2016-06-19 15:14 UTC]
Have a look at the expected output:

| This (ip_a) IP address is considered valid.

That wouldn't match for $ip_a. Of course, the output could be
changed, but what would that be good for? The example already
shows, that the first IP address is considered valid, while the
second is not.
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