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Doc Bug #74134 openssl_encrypt/decrypt docs need improvement, like examples
Submitted: 2017-02-20 09:56 UTC Modified: 2017-02-20 10:05 UTC
Votes:2
Avg. Score:2.5 ± 0.5
Reproduced:0 of 0 (0.0%)
From: speller at yandex dot ru Assigned:
Status: Verified Package: OpenSSL related
PHP Version: 7.1.2 OS:
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2017-02-20 09:56 UTC] speller at yandex dot ru
Description:
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From manual page: http://www.php.net/function.openssl-decrypt
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The mcrypt extension was deprected and openssl is suggested instead. But when I tried to follow recommendations I obtained the openssl_descrypt function still not fully documented. So how should I replace deprecated mcrypt_* functions if I have no documented alternative?


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 [2017-02-20 10:05 UTC] requinix@php.net
-Summary: Mcrypt was deprected, but no adequate alternative provided +Summary: openssl_encrypt/decrypt docs need improvement, like examples -Status: Open +Status: Verified -Package: Documentation problem +Package: OpenSSL related
 [2017-02-20 10:05 UTC] requinix@php.net
Note that libsodium will be added in PHP 7.2 to replace mcrypt.
https://wiki.php.net/rfc/libsodium
 
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