on 20/03/03 3:53 PM, John W. Holmes ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: >> And yes, definitely striptags(), and follow the advice on the rest of > the >> thread. > > I disagree. I think stripping HTML from my text is a horrible thing. If > I want to put a <b> in my text, then use htmlentities() and show me a > <b> when I look at it. Obviously you don't want to "evaluate" HTML, but > the end result should be that I should see exactly what I typed into the > text box.
Depends if you want to allow formatting... I don't :) I also haven't had the need to *display* HTML on any of my sites, so stripping tags is what *I* do. > If you need to allow formatted text, then use something like BBcode > where you can specify exactly what is allowed. Yes. Justin -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php