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WAP gateway test [Friday 3rd August 2007 at 3:57 pm]
Thomas

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Is there actually any point to PHP's "magic quotes", if you have to use stripslashes() before doing anything sensible with form data?
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[User Picture]From: link077
Saturday 4th August 2007 at 5:31 am (UTC)
It's so that newbies don't put major security holes in their scripts by passing unescaped data into MySQL. Still annoying, I guess.
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[User Picture]From: olego
Monday 6th August 2007 at 1:21 am (UTC)
Magic Quotes is one of the worst things about PHP. No language should touch my data!

That\'s the truth! :-D
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