on 01/09/02 10:23 PM, cLeAnEr ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote:

> Hi.
> I have recently started prograemming some php. Now I wonder exactly what
> addslashes() is good for...
> Ive read about it that it insert slashes where needed to get data in right
> form to Mysql? and then use stripeslashes() to remove slashes when reciving
> data out of database?

Yes.  Depending on your server set-up, adding strings to your database which
include quotes will produce errors.  Escaping them (adding a slash) will
prevent this, and then the slashes will to be removed on the way out of the
DB.


Justin


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