[pmwiki-users] apostrophes getting doubled, backslashes stripped
ben at interdependentweb.com
Fri Dec 19 16:25:00 CST 2008
Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 02:29:00PM -0600, Ben Stallings wrote:
>> Something weird has begun happening on one of my sites, since I changed
>> hosts a few days ago. Whenever I submit changes to a page, all
>> apostrophes (') get doubled (''), and all double backslashes (\\) are
>> turned into single backslashes (\).
>> It seems to me the most likely culprit would be magic_quotes_sybase:
>> However, phpinfo shows that this feature is turned off:
> It does look very much like the sybase quotes feature is enabled.
> Did you try running info.php from the same directory that houses
> PmWiki? I'm wondering if a .htaccess or other per-directory
> configuration might be turning it back on.
> In particular, I'd look at the ?action=phpinfo settings from your
> PmWiki installation instead of just the info.php output.
Hm, good thinking. http://www.psduua.org/?action=phpinfo shows that the
local value for magic_quotes_sybase is off, but the master value is on.
Could that cause a problem? How does one change the master value?
(how did it get turned on, when it was off for the enclosing directory?
I checked all the .htaccess files...)
Thanks for your attention, Pm! Hope all's well with you and your
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