So - to confirm...

If upgrading from a 4.0.x up to a 4.1.x version, putting register_globals =
on in the /etc/php.ini will ensure that old code continues to run.

But in the long term (ie, in some future php version), the $HTTP_* vars will
no longer be supported.

Is this correct?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrey Hristov [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: February 23, 2002 12:53 PM
> Subject: Re: [PHP] Re: php 4.1.1 vs 4.0.6
> In 4.1.x series there are new vars (global scope)
> not available in 4.0.x versions. For old scripts could be
> problem that register_globals is off in the 4.1.x tree(for new
> installations, not upgrades). But this is for good.
> Regards,
> Andrey Hristov

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