I wrote another script at Greasyfork. Here’s my profile.
I’ve been a real nut for filter_var() for years, and have come up with concise ways to use it, but totally missed this other function, which, at first look, seemed a little too specialized.
Well, I was so wrong. This is a great way to filter inputs. I figured this out when I had to fix up some code because it was throwing a zillion “Notice, index foobar not defined.” in the error logs. Continue reading filter_var? filter_input? No, Use Filter Input Array to Modernize Legacy Code (Best Practices)
ERROR 1698 (28000): Access denied for user ‘root’@’localhost’ started showing up with the system upgrade to Ubuntu 15 and MariaDB.
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This is a revision of an old article, from the old website, describing some things I learned about collecting names.
Several years ago, for the Obama elections, I had to manage a bunch of sign-in sheet info. To perform the data entry, I did a few things to make life easier (for me).
Continue reading A Volunteer Sign-In Tool