[geeklog-devel] Forum Issues

Jason Whittenburg me at jasonwhittenburg.com
Thu Feb 27 12:31:43 EST 2003


Any good DB layer will take care of this for you automagically.  PEAR_DB
does this already, I'm pretty sure ADO_DB does as well.

Jason Whittenburg
Internet Security Systems, Inc.

-----Original Message-----
From: geeklog-devel-admin at lists.geeklog.net
[mailto:geeklog-devel-admin at lists.geeklog.net] On Behalf Of Tony Bibbs
Sent: Thursday, February 27, 2003 11:48 AM
To: geeklog-devel at lists.geeklog.net
Subject: Re: [geeklog-devel] Forum Issues

Well, it is important we have consensus on this.  I'm within a couple of

weeks from coding some real DB interaction in GL2 and having this all 
ironed out willl help alot.  I will grab my settings tonight and sahre 
with you all in hopes it can further help.


 On Wed, 26 Feb 2003, Blaine 
Lang wrote:

> Tom,
> I didn't really take it that way nor indended my reply to indicate I 
> did
>  : -)
> Thats why I called it an interesting exercise as I agree - this is not

> a standard bug but a sneaky one. I'd just rather get more test results

> to try and figure out the best way to address it but realy felt it was

> better to address on the SQL insert side of the equation vs the 
> display side.
> I anticpate I will have an issue trying to figure out whether someone 
> really did want a double escape \\ or not.
> Blaine
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tom Willett" <tomw at pigstye.net>
> To: <geeklog-devel at lists.geeklog.net>
> Sent: Wednesday, February 26, 2003 3:41 PM
> Subject: Re: [geeklog-devel] Forum Issues
> > Blaine,
> >
> > I did not mean to offend you even though I probably did.  Sorry.
> >
> > In theory I agree with, the problem is that the theory does not work

> > here. There are obviously issues between php versions.  Three 
> > machines with the same quotes settings react three different ways to

> > the same code.
> >
> > The machines I am talking about are the gplugs.sf.net, an internal 
> > server
> I
> > have, and Dwights server.  all have gpc on runtime off and sybase 
> > off.  My server works like it should on your original code.  On both

> > the servers I have control over adding slashes always fixed one 
> > (gplugs.sf.net) and did not break the other.  On Dwights server 
> > adding slashes fixed the database issue but caused the backslash 
> > display problem.  Adding a stripslashes at the top of the file so 
> > that it would stripslashes added by gpc, did no
> harm
> > to my servers which were fine before and fixed Dwight's.
> >
> > On both the machines that I have control over the test for gpc is 
> > working correctly, just as it is on Dwights.  It appears that 
> > magic_quotes_gpc is broken or works inconsistently between versions 
> > of php and if that is the case you will have to work around it.
> >
> > --
> > Tom Willett
> > tomw at pigstye.net
> > --
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                    think about it, that might be a fair assessment." 

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