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Mountains (v3.2.1) edition

Rule random_api_migration

Replaces rand, srand, getrandmax functions calls with their mt_* analogs or random_int.

Warning

Using this rule is risky.

Risky when the configured functions are overridden. Or when relying on the seed based generating of the numbers.

Configuration

replacements

Mapping between replaced functions with the new ones.

Allowed types: array

Default value: ['getrandmax' => 'mt_getrandmax', 'rand' => 'mt_rand', 'srand' => 'mt_srand']

Examples

Example #1

Default configuration.

--- Original
+++ New
 <?php
-$a = getrandmax();
-$a = rand($b, $c);
-$a = srand();
+$a = mt_getrandmax();
+$a = mt_rand($b, $c);
+$a = mt_srand();

Example #2

With configuration: ['replacements' => ['getrandmax' => 'mt_getrandmax']].

--- Original
+++ New
 <?php
-$a = getrandmax();
+$a = mt_getrandmax();
 $a = rand($b, $c);
 $a = srand();

Example #3

With configuration: ['replacements' => ['rand' => 'random_int']].

--- Original
+++ New
-<?php $a = rand($b, $c);
+<?php $a = random_int($b, $c);

Rule sets

The rule is part of the following rule sets:

@PHP70Migration:risky

Using the @PHP70Migration:risky rule set will enable the random_api_migration rule with the config below:

['replacements' => ['mt_rand' => 'random_int', 'rand' => 'random_int']]

@PHP71Migration:risky

Using the @PHP71Migration:risky rule set will enable the random_api_migration rule with the config below:

['replacements' => ['mt_rand' => 'random_int', 'rand' => 'random_int']]

@PHP74Migration:risky

Using the @PHP74Migration:risky rule set will enable the random_api_migration rule with the config below:

['replacements' => ['mt_rand' => 'random_int', 'rand' => 'random_int']]

@PHP80Migration:risky

Using the @PHP80Migration:risky rule set will enable the random_api_migration rule with the config below:

['replacements' => ['mt_rand' => 'random_int', 'rand' => 'random_int']]

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