need to register globals on?

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need to register globals on?

Postby lisalin » Tue Jul 12, 2011 7:34 am

hi, On the download page it can be read that register_globals should be on. Do I really need to set this on?! This option can be the source of security vulnerability (in case of half-baked codes) and if it possible I would avoid using this "feature". thanks.

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Re: need to register globals on?

Postby asmecher » Tue Jul 12, 2011 9:12 am

Hi lisalin,

No, register_globals is not required and should be disabled. What URL recommends that it be enabled?

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