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Bug 83651

Summary: after upgrade php is effectively disabled
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Dmitry S. Makovey <dmitry>
Component: apacheAssignee: Nalin Dahyabhai <nalin>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Priority: high    
Version: 7.2   
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Hardware: i686   
OS: Linux   
URL: http://sitetest.athabascau.ca/my.php
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Last Closed: 2003-02-06 21:38:53 UTC Type: ---
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Description Dmitry S. Makovey 2003-02-06 19:44:10 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; FreeBSD i386; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20030129

Description of problem:
After I upgraded/fresh installed apache-1.3.27-1.7.2 for RH 7.2 or even the same
for RH 7.3 my php scripts are effectively disabled from precessing. they are
being sent as clear text.
Used packages:
apache-1.3.27-1.7.2
php-4.1.2-7.2.6

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install RH 7.2
2. install newest apache rpm for it.
3. install newest php rpm for it.
4. try to run any php scripts after starting httpd    

Actual Results:  <?
 phpinfo();
?>

Expected Results:  loong-long page with current system info

Additional info:

it happened on my server with 7.2 and the same happened with my 7.3 at home.

Comment 1 Dmitry S. Makovey 2003-02-06 21:40:20 UTC
Figured out - php.ini by default now has "short_open_tag = Off" instead of "on"
which disables my scripts starting with "<?" instead of "<?php".