I don't know if it's a bug or a feature - there is no ending in wp-config-sample.php
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?> is missing on the very end of the file.
This is the same on 2.8, however in 2.7.1 ?> is in its place:
/ Sets up WordPress vars and included files. */
require_once(ABSPATH . 'wp-settings.php');