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Bug 97490 - exit() and return() broken
Summary: exit() and return() broken
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 84828
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: php
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Joe Orton
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-06-16 16:41 UTC by Byron Clark
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:54 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:56:45 UTC

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Description Byron Clark 2003-06-16 16:41:14 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.4b) Gecko/20030614
Mozilla Firebird/0.6

Description of problem:
When exit() or return() is used to exit a program, the return value for the
program is not correct.  When exit() is used, the return value will always be
255 regardless of the value passed to it.  When return() is used, the return
value will always be 0 regardless of the value passed to it.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a file called exit_test.php with this text:
#!/usr/bin/php -q

2. chmod +x exit_test.php
3. ./exit_test.php; echo $?

4. return has a similar problem.  return(255) will exit with a return value of 0.

Actual Results:  The output is 255

Expected Results:  Ouput should have been 0

Additional info:

Comment 1 Joe Orton 2003-06-16 19:51:05 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 84828 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:56:45 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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