According to what i can understand from that message is that you have line(s) 
starting with # in your php.ini file. A proper ini file should use ; as the 
beginning from a comment. 

Check the given file at the given line and change the first # symbol into a ; 


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On 28 jun. 2012, at 19:44, Gary Lebowitz <> wrote:

> Hi,
> I am running Moodle 2.2.3 and using PHP 5.3 on a Linux server with GoDaddy
> and am getting the message about "depreciation" after having typed the
> following command into their cron job manager:
> /web/cgi-bin/php5_3 "$HOME/html/moodle223a/admin/cli/cron.php"
> PHP Deprecated:  Comments starting with '#' are deprecated in
> /web/conf/php5.ini on line 1256 in Unknown on line 0
> PHP Deprecated:  Comments starting with '#' are deprecated in
> /web/conf/php5.ini on line 1257 in Unknown on line 0
> <br />
> <b>Deprecated</b>:  Directive 'magic_quotes_gpc' is deprecated in PHP 5.3
> and greater in <b>Unknown</b> on line <b>0</b><br />
> Content-type: text/html
> GoDaddy says that I am using a command that is not adapted to version 5.3
> of PHP, but they suggested I contact you to fix it. Also, I do not believe
> I have access to php5.ini; only they do. But I would need to tell them how
> to fix this issue. And no one at seems to be able to help.
> Perhaps it's a Moodle thing; perhaps not, but I thought it wise to contact
> you. By the way, this message is only sent to me when using version 5.3 of
> PHP; I have another Moodle site using 5.2 and things go perfectly well,
> without this message.
> Regards,

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