Quick Tip: Detect and Encode Curly Brackets in URL Validation

Posted on Oct 26 2009 in Web Development

Validating user input is always a great idea from a usability and security point of view. However, when it comes to things like URLs, the data is complex and there is a very strict pattern that the data has to adhere to. From a data perspective, this is great news …


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Quick Tip: Route All PHP E-Mails for Development

Posted on Oct 15 2008 in Web Development

I do a lot of work involving PHP-based web development. I often find myself needing to test e-mail functionality of a complex PHP application (such as Drupal), but I want to be sure that emails won't be sent to any of the unsuspecting users in the database of the application …


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