[php-maint] Bug#512037: Bug#512037: Bug#512037: php5-cgi: magic_quotes_gpc = On

Raphael Geissert atomo64+debian at gmail.com
Fri Jan 16 21:12:27 UTC 2009

2009/1/16 Olaf van der Spek <olafvdspek at gmail.com>:
> On Fri, Jan 16, 2009 at 10:03 PM, Raphael Geissert
> <atomo64+debian at gmail.com> wrote:
>> No, it hasn't and it isn't. Debian ships the pristine php.ini-dist
> Ah, yes, PHP recommends A but defaults to B... :(

They discourage it, but don't disable it by default as not to break
zillions of b0rken scripts. Hopefully, php6 has no longer all those
senseless options.

>> And please look for open bug reports before filing, thanks.
> I did, but not on the php5-common package.

Hint: use src:php5, it will show you all the bugs reported against the
php5 source package and the packages it builds (php5-cli, php5-cgi,

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