Last modified: 2005-01-11 00:07:35 UTC

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Bug 1205 - Article saving impossible in PHP 5.1
Article saving impossible in PHP 5.1
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Page editing (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal major with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: patch
Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2004-12-26 22:29 UTC by Robbert Broersma
Modified: 2005-01-11 00:07 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Robbert Broersma 2004-12-26 22:29:30 UTC
When you save the page there is reported a '''FATAL error''', and the processing
''completely shuts down'':

<pre>Fatal error: [] operator not supported for strings in
/www/mediawiki/includes/Article.php on line 534</pre>

It concerns the function 'getSelectOptions', and if I understand the code
correctly that functio can take either an array or a string as argument. Since
there is no type checking an error is produced because the string is manipulated
as if it were an array. The solution is quite simple: check wheter the argument
is an array or a string.

Concretely, it means that line (533):
<pre>if ( $options ) {</pre>
Has to be changed in this.
<pre>if ( is_array( $options ) ) {</pre>

Now I can use my Wiki again!
Comment 1 JeLuF 2005-01-11 00:07:35 UTC
Fixed in CVS HEAD and CVS REL1_4.

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