On Mon, 2010-02-01 at 19:44 +0100, Rene Veerman wrote:
> I've just wasted a few hours by trying to find a bug in my code that
> messed up my JSON-passed-on-$_GET.
> I'm using fopen() so please no nagging about putting JSON in $_POST..
> I finally found the answer; in my distro's /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini,
> magic_quotes_gpc is ON.
> I'd like to know why, since it's being depracted anyway:
> I'm on
> PHP 5.2.10-2ubuntu6.4 with Suhosin-Patch 0.9.7 (cli) (built: Jan 6
> 2010 22:41:56)
> Copyright (c) 1997-2009 The PHP Group
> Zend Engine v2.2.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2009 Zend Technologies
Either Ubuntu is turning it on by default, your ISP has turned it on
(assuming it's not your own server), or someone else has turned it on at