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Bug 67385 - date("r") returns wrong timezone offset, cause segfault
date("r") returns wrong timezone offset, cause segfault
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: php (Show other bugs)
noarch Linux
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Assigned To: Joe Orton
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-06-23 22:22 EDT by john
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:43 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-25 11:47:29 EST
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Description john 2002-06-23 22:22:00 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; T312461; .NET 
CLR 1.0.3705)

Description of problem:
date('r') in some timezones causes apache to segfault

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.set timezone +0930
2.use date('r') in PHP script

Actual Results:  Apache segfaults
[Sun Jun 23 10:05:15 2002] [notice] child pid 1508 exit signal Segmentation 
fault (11)
[Sun Jun 23 10:05:15 2002] [notice] child pid 1507 exit signal Segmentation 
fault (11)

Expected Results:  No Segfault

Additional info:

See bug report at 

If I replace date('r') with strftime('%a, %e %b %Y %T %z') in my scripts apache 
does not segfault.
Comment 1 lok 2002-07-15 20:11:15 EDT
php-4.0.6-15 on RedHat 7.2 exhibits the same behaviour.
Comment 2 lok 2002-07-15 20:35:29 EDT
php-4.2.1-6 on Limbo also exhibits the above behaviour.
Comment 3 Parag Godkar 2002-07-31 02:04:00 EDT
php-4.1.2-0horde1 custom rpm from IMP ( Horde ) webmail System on Red Hat 7.2 
and php-4.1.2-7 on Red Hat 7.3 exibit the same behaviour.

I came across this bug while testing the IMP Webmail System.
Comment 4 Joe Orton 2005-01-25 11:47:29 EST
Thanks for the report.  This is a mass bug update; since this release
of Red Hat Linux is no longer supported, please either:

a) try and reproduce the bug with a supported version of Red Hat
Enterprise Linux or Fedora Core, and re-open this bug as appropriate
after changing the Product field, or,

b) if relevant, try and reproduce this bug using the current version
of the upstream package, and report the bug upstream.

c) report the bug to the Fedora Legacy project who may wish to
continue maintenance of this package.

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