Bug 149946 - PHP GD ImageCopyMerge broken
PHP GD ImageCopyMerge broken
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: php (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Joe Orton
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2005-02-28 17:34 EST by Samuel Stringham
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-04-28 14:53:26 EDT
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
Patch for the PHP SPEC file (1.21 KB, patch)
2005-02-28 17:35 EST, Samuel Stringham
no flags Details | Diff
Patch to fix the ImageCopyMerge function. (1.29 KB, patch)
2005-02-28 17:37 EST, Samuel Stringham
no flags Details | Diff

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Description Samuel Stringham 2005-02-28 17:34:12 EST
Description of problem:

The PHP version that is shipped with RedHat ES3 has a bug in thi GD
imagecopymerge function, making that function unusable.  This has been
fixed upstream.  Bug information is located here:


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

# rpm -q php 

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

create a file called test.php in a websites document root:

$img = ImageCreateTrueColor(100, 100);
ImageFill($img, 0, 0, ImageColorAllocate($img, 255, 255, 255));

$img2 = ImageCreateTrueColor(50, 50);
ImageFill($img2, 0, 0, ImageColorAllocate($img2, 0, 0, 0));

ImageCopyMerge($img, $img2, 0, 0, 0, 0, 50, 50, 50);


wget this php file, rename it to test.png , then xv it.
Actual results:

A black box

Expected results:

A grey box

Additional info:

Patches attached.
Comment 1 Samuel Stringham 2005-02-28 17:35:48 EST
Created attachment 111506 [details]
Patch for the PHP SPEC file
Comment 2 Samuel Stringham 2005-02-28 17:37:31 EST
Created attachment 111507 [details]
Patch to fix the ImageCopyMerge function.
Comment 3 Joe Orton 2005-03-01 06:06:34 EST
Thanks for the contribution, Samuel.
Comment 4 Daryl 2005-03-16 14:58:40 EST
Comment 5 Josh Bressers 2005-04-28 14:53:26 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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