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On 01 November 2004 05:01, Doug Thompson wrote:

> The variables are not being expanded. As a minimum, you need to
>   escape the single quotes. $query = "SELECT * from user where
>  name=\'$userid\' and pass=password(\'$password\')"

This is complete BS.  The whole string is in double quotes -- the
presence of single quotes within it has no effect whatsoever on the
expansion of variables, nor is it necessary to escape them.



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