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Doc Bug #78089 glob() documentation detail pattern argument
Submitted: 2019-05-31 10:53 UTC Modified: 2019-06-08 16:02 UTC
From: php-bugs at allenjb dot me dot uk Assigned: girgias (profile)
Status: Assigned Package: Documentation problem
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 [2019-05-31 10:53 UTC] php-bugs at allenjb dot me dot uk
Description:
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The PHP glob() manual page doesn't make clear what you can actually do with this function - you have to know to look up the libc glob documentation to find out more information.

The page should either include or link to some details of what syntax / placeholders developers can expect to be able to use - something like the top section of http://www.delorie.com/djgpp/doc/libc/libc_426.html


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 [2019-06-05 20:25 UTC] girgias@php.net
-Summary: glob() documentation detail level +Summary: glob() documentation detail pattern argument -Status: Open +Status: Feedback
 [2019-06-05 20:25 UTC] girgias@php.net
Is what you are asking to have a better description of some of the potential patterns usable with glob()?
As there is no "level" I'm not entirely sure what you mean.
 [2019-06-06 17:14 UTC] php-bugs at allenjb dot me dot uk
-Status: Feedback +Status: Open
 [2019-06-06 17:14 UTC] php-bugs at allenjb dot me dot uk
Correct.

By "detail level" I meant "level of detail" or "amount of detail".
 [2019-06-08 16:02 UTC] girgias@php.net
-Status: Open +Status: Assigned -Assigned To: +Assigned To: girgias
 [2019-06-08 16:02 UTC] girgias@php.net
Gotcha, will try to fix this ASAP.
 
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