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<?php $thing = function() { return "thing value"; }; echo $thing; // expected to be "thing value", but in real life, ""
based on rm9pa
Output for 7.1.0 - 7.2.0
Recoverable fatal error: Object of class Closure could not be converted to string in /in/U5elj on line 5
Process exited with code 255.
Output for 5.3.18 - 7.0.20
Catchable fatal error: Object of class Closure could not be converted to string in /in/U5elj on line 5
Process exited with code 255.