Problem deleting element of array

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Thu Oct 17 17:28:29 EDT 2013

Phil Davis wrote:

> If an array element contains NULL characters (hex 00) that could cause
> array problems. At least I've seen issues with that in the past - don't
> know about 6.x.

NULLs are prohibited in array keys, but array elements are 
length-delimited, designed to robustly hold binary data.

If you have a recipe for an issue caused by NULLs in array element data 
please file bug report.

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