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Bug #79739 inconsistent __DIR__ with accent
Submitted: 2020-06-26 07:46 UTC Modified: -
Votes:1
Avg. Score:3.0 ± 0.0
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From: lingtalfi at gmail dot com Assigned:
Status: Open Package: Apache2 related
PHP Version: 7.2.31 OS: mac osX mojave 10.14.6
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2020-06-26 07:46 UTC] lingtalfi at gmail dot com
Description:
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I create two files in my webroot directory www (served by apache 2.4.37):

- a.php
- b.php

In both I add this script:

```php
var_dump(__DIR__); exit;
```



The output from **a.php** is different than the one from **b.php** !!!

The output from a is this:

```html
string(88) "/Users/xxxxxxxxxxxxx/Documents/it/web/Komin>/service création/projets/jin_site_demo/www" 
```

While the output from b is this:


```html
string(89) "/Users/pierrelafitte/Documents/it/web/Komin>/service création/projets/jin_site_demo/www" 
```


I'm not sure where the problem comes from (php?, apache?, my mac?),
but there is obviously a problem as they should output the exact same string.


The problem comes from the accent (é) which is not encoded in the same manner,
I tried using the php binary (php -f a.php), and both scripts output identical output, which means that the problem only occur when using php with apache.


I'm just a php user (not php developer) so I don't have any patch, but hopefully, if it's a php problem, this post helps to fix it.










Test script:
---------------
var_dump(__DIR__); exit;


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