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<?php class Foo { public $ref; public function &getRef() { return & $this->ref; } public function test() { $this->ref = 123; $local = $this->getRef(); $this->ref = 456; echo $local; } } (new Foo)->test();
Output for 7.0.0 - 7.3.0beta2
Parse error: syntax error, unexpected '&', expecting ';' in /in/5pTS8 on line 10
Process exited with code 255.
Output for hhvm-3.22.0
Fatal error: Uncaught Error: syntax error, unexpected '&' in /in/5pTS8:-1 Stack trace: #0 {main}
Process exited with code 255.
Output for hhvm-3.15.4 - 3.21.3
Fatal error: Uncaught Error: syntax error, unexpected '&' in /in/5pTS8:10 Stack trace: #0 {main}
Process exited with code 255.
Output for 5.6.30
Parse error: syntax error, unexpected '&' in /in/5pTS8 on line 10
Process exited with code 255.