php.net |  support |  documentation |  report a bug |  advanced search |  search howto |  statistics |  random bug |  login
Bug #78122 preg_split returns false since PHP 7.3.5 instead of array
Submitted: 2019-06-06 15:19 UTC Modified: 2019-06-06 15:29 UTC
From: nicolas dot grekas+php at gmail dot com Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: PCRE related
PHP Version: 7.3.6 OS:
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
 [2019-06-06 15:19 UTC] nicolas dot grekas+php at gmail dot com
Description:
------------
On 7.3.5 and 7.3.6

Test script:
---------------
var_export(preg_split('//iu', chr(226).'foo'));

Expected result:
----------------
    array (
      0 => '�foo',
    )

Actual result:
--------------
    false

Patches

Add a Patch

Pull Requests

Add a Pull Request

History

AllCommentsChangesGit/SVN commitsRelated reports
 [2019-06-06 15:29 UTC] nikic@php.net
-Status: Open +Status: Not a bug
 [2019-06-06 15:29 UTC] nikic@php.net
This is an intentional change due to bug #76127. preg_split() was silently ignoring errors, contrary to the documented contract and all other preg_* functions.
 
PHP Copyright © 2001-2021 The PHP Group
All rights reserved.
Last updated: Wed Apr 14 21:01:23 2021 UTC