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Request #75504 make default mode of SplFileInfo::openFile 'rb'
Submitted: 2017-11-09 01:51 UTC Modified: -
From: divinity76 at gmail dot com Assigned:
Status: Open Package: SPL related
PHP Version: Next Minor Version OS: Windows*
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2017-11-09 01:51 UTC] divinity76 at gmail dot com
on most platforms, it won't make a difference, but where it actually does, the implicit `rt` mode of `r` sure is a portability hazard when not thinking about it, thus i suggest making the default mode `rb`, thus being "portable by default". and ofc, when you take the time to think about rb vs rt, and you decide to depend on rt, you can just set the `rt` mode manually. migrating codebases depending on the current default, is trivial, and this change would make it easier to write portable code.


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