Commit 366b19a9 authored by sam marshall's avatar sam marshall
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MDL-42084 Core: Create new static class for use instead of set_time_limit

parent d214057c
......@@ -93,6 +93,7 @@ $options = array(
$temp->add(new admin_setting_configselect('getremoteaddrconf', new lang_string('getremoteaddrconf', 'admin'), new lang_string('configgetremoteaddrconf', 'admin'), 0, $options));
$temp->add(new admin_setting_heading('webproxy', new lang_string('webproxy', 'admin'), new lang_string('webproxyinfo', 'admin')));
$temp->add(new admin_setting_configtext('proxyhost', new lang_string('proxyhost', 'admin'), new lang_string('configproxyhost', 'admin'), '', PARAM_HOST));
$temp->add(new admin_setting_configtext('proxyport', new lang_string('proxyport', 'admin'), new lang_string('configproxyport', 'admin'), 0, PARAM_INT));
......@@ -195,6 +196,8 @@ if (PHP_INT_SIZE === 8) {
$temp->add(new admin_setting_configselect('extramemorylimit', new lang_string('extramemorylimit', 'admin'),
new lang_string('configextramemorylimit', 'admin'), '512M',
$temp->add(new admin_setting_configtext('maxtimelimit', new lang_string('maxtimelimit', 'admin'),
new lang_string('maxtimelimit_desc', 'admin'), 0, PARAM_INT));
$temp->add(new admin_setting_configtext('curlcache', new lang_string('curlcache', 'admin'),
new lang_string('configcurlcache', 'admin'), 120, PARAM_INT));
......@@ -767,6 +767,8 @@ $string['nohttpsformobilewarning'] = 'It is recommended to enable HTTPS with a v
$string['nomissingstrings'] = 'No missing strings';
$string['nonewsettings'] = 'No new settings were added during this upgrade.';
$string['nonexistentbookmark'] = 'The bookmark you requested does not exist.';
$string['maxtimelimit'] = 'Maximum time limit';
$string['maxtimelimit_desc'] = 'To restrict the maximum PHP execution time that Moodle will allow without any output being displayed, enter a value in seconds here. 0 means that Moodle default restrictions are used. If you have a front-end server with its own time limit, set this value lower to receive PHP errors in logs. Does not apply to CLI scripts.';
$string['noresults'] = 'No results found.';
$string['noroles'] = 'No roles';
$string['notifications'] = 'Notifications';
// This file is part of Moodle -
// Moodle is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
// it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
// the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
// (at your option) any later version.
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// but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
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// along with Moodle. If not, see <>.
* PHP time limit management.
* @package core
* @copyright 2013 The Open University
* @license GNU GPL v3 or later
defined('MOODLE_INTERNAL') || die();
* Utility class to manage PHP time limit.
class core_php_time_limit {
* @var int Current end time of time limit (-1 if not set)
protected static $currentend = -1;
* @var array Data for unit testing
protected static $unittestdata = array();
* Sets the PHP time limit to a number of seconds from now.
* This function will always extend the time limit (in other words, if the time
* limit has already been set further in the future, it will do nothing).
* In order to support front-end servers which may time out silently if no
* output is displayed, you should ideally only call this function if you expect
* some output to be displayed at the same time. (I.e. if you call this function
* each time around a loop, also display some output each time around the loop,
* such as a progress bar update.)
* @param int $newlimit Limit in seconds from now (0 = infinite)
public static function raise($newlimit = 0) {
global $CFG;
// Special behaviour in unit tests so that we can check the value.
self::$unittestdata[] = $newlimit;
// If the time limit has already been set to 'infinite', ignore. Also do
// nothing in CLI scripts (including unit testing) which are set to
// infinite by default.
if (self::$currentend === 0 || CLI_SCRIPT) {
// Maximum time limit can be set in config. This can be useful for front-end
// server systems; if the front-end server has a timeout without receiving
// data, it's helpful to set this timeout lower to ensure that a suitable
// error gets logged.
if ($CFG->maxtimelimit) {
$realtimeout = max(1, $CFG->maxtimelimit);
if ($newlimit === 0) {
$newlimit = $realtimeout;
} else {
$newlimit = min($newlimit, $realtimeout);
// If new time limit is infinite, just set that.
if ($newlimit === 0) {
self::$currentend = 0;
// Calculate time limits to make sure it's longer than previous.
$now = time();
$newend = $now + $newlimit;
if (self::$currentend !== -1 && self::$currentend > $newend) {
// Existing time limit is already longer, so do nothing.
// Set time limit and update current value.
self::$currentend = $newend;
* For unit testing, returns an array of the values set during test.
* @return array Array of values set
public static function get_and_clear_unit_test_data() {
$data = self::$unittestdata;
self::$unittestdata = array();
return $data;
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