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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-19071

Look for working unicode regex in environmental checks

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Critical
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.9.4, 2.3
    • Fix Version/s: 2.3
    • Component/s: General
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      1/ go to Admin / Server / Environment and verify that there is a pcreunicode test is present and that is is succeeding (assuming you don't have a buggy install yourself)
      2/ Try a fresh install and verify the same
      3/ With a buggy install (e.g. CentOS 5.5) try an install and test that it is reporting failure with a warning message, the install is not prevented

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      1/ go to Admin / Server / Environment and verify that there is a pcreunicode test is present and that is is succeeding (assuming you don't have a buggy install yourself) 2/ Try a fresh install and verify the same 3/ With a buggy install (e.g. CentOS 5.5) try an install and test that it is reporting failure with a warning message, the install is not prevented
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_19_STABLE, MOODLE_23_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_23_STABLE
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    • Pull Master Branch:
      w18_MDL-19071_m23_unicode

      Description

      We need full regex unicode support in several places, it should be imo made required and tested in environment check.

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              stronk7 Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment -

              Tip: look for $unicoderegexp in backup/backulib.php for a way to check if unicode is fullly supported by regexp functions.

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              stronk7 Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment - Tip: look for $unicoderegexp in backup/backulib.php for a way to check if unicode is fullly supported by regexp functions.
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              skodak Petr Skoda added a comment -

              ok, so for now I will make it env warning and later we can decide to make it error in 2.4...

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              skodak Petr Skoda added a comment - ok, so for now I will make it env warning and later we can decide to make it error in 2.4...
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              skodak Petr Skoda added a comment -

              From Eloy: tip: Perhaps the check can be isolated in common function so we can replace 3-4 current uses of custom checks by it.

              grep -r '@preg_match.*pL' *

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              skodak Petr Skoda added a comment - From Eloy: tip: Perhaps the check can be isolated in common function so we can replace 3-4 current uses of custom checks by it. grep -r '@preg_match.*pL' *
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              skodak Petr Skoda added a comment -

              Sam says: bug report says CentOS 5.5

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              skodak Petr Skoda added a comment - Sam says: bug report says CentOS 5.5
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              stronk7 Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment -

              The main moodle.git repository has just been updated with latest weekly modifications. You may wish to rebase your PULL branches to simplify history and avoid any possible merge conflicts. This would also make integrator's life easier next week.

              TIA and ciao

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              stronk7 Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment - The main moodle.git repository has just been updated with latest weekly modifications. You may wish to rebase your PULL branches to simplify history and avoid any possible merge conflicts. This would also make integrator's life easier next week. TIA and ciao
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              poltawski Dan Poltawski added a comment -

              Thanks Petr that has been integrated now.

              We need some docs on this check at
              http://docs.moodle.org/23/en/admin/environment/pcreunicode

              Helen: Not sure the best way of us managing these additions to docs (we could actually document it in place there since its still relevant to 2.2)

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              poltawski Dan Poltawski added a comment - Thanks Petr that has been integrated now. We need some docs on this check at http://docs.moodle.org/23/en/admin/environment/pcreunicode Helen: Not sure the best way of us managing these additions to docs (we could actually document it in place there since its still relevant to 2.2)
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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment -

              If it's also relevant to 2.2, please could someone write a few notes about it here http://docs.moodle.org/22/en/admin/environment/pcreunicode

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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment - If it's also relevant to 2.2, please could someone write a few notes about it here http://docs.moodle.org/22/en/admin/environment/pcreunicode
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              rajeshtaneja Rajesh Taneja added a comment -

              Thanks Petr,

              I can see pcreunicode warning, on fresh install and while upgrading on buggy system.

              Passing the test

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              rajeshtaneja Rajesh Taneja added a comment - Thanks Petr, I can see pcreunicode warning, on fresh install and while upgrading on buggy system. Passing the test
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              stronk7 Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment -

              UPDATE tracker_issues
                 SET status = 'Closed',
                    comment = 'Thanks!'
              WHEN participants = 'Did a gorgeous work'

              This landed upstream some hours ago (some - me - developer fell slept in the sofa yesterday before spamming this).

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              stronk7 Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment - UPDATE tracker_issues SET status = 'Closed', comment = 'Thanks!' WHEN participants = 'Did a gorgeous work' This landed upstream some hours ago (some - me - developer fell slept in the sofa yesterday before spamming this).
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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment -

              The pcreunicode environment check now has a documentation page:
              http://docs.moodle.org/en/admin/environment/pcreunicode

              Hoping someone can add info to the page or add a comment here explaining what needs adding so I can do it!

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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment - The pcreunicode environment check now has a documentation page: http://docs.moodle.org/en/admin/environment/pcreunicode Hoping someone can add info to the page or add a comment here explaining what needs adding so I can do it!
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              marycooch Mary Cooch added a comment -

              Jut wondering if anyone has time to add to the documentation page Helen created here: http://docs.moodle.org/25/en/admin/environment/pcreunicode

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              marycooch Mary Cooch added a comment - Jut wondering if anyone has time to add to the documentation page Helen created here: http://docs.moodle.org/25/en/admin/environment/pcreunicode

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                    25/Jun/12