[FX.php List] Anyone know how to escape characters?

Kevin Futter kfutter at sbc.melb.catholic.edu.au
Mon May 16 16:42:46 MDT 2005

On 17/5/05 5:45 AM, "Dave Strickler" <dstrickler at mailwise.com> wrote:

> I am having trouble inserting data into a FM database, and I'm 90% sure its
> the data as when I try with test data it works just fine.
> The data that won't import has chars like "[" and "]" as well as "@", "%",
> "http://". One of the fields is text, and is about 1.5k long. While I don't
> get an error from FX, the record never appears in FM.
> Any clues on this? Perhaps I need to escape the data ?
> Thanks,
> Dave Strickler
> MailWise LLC
> 617 267-0044 x810
> www.mailwise.com <http://www.mailwise.com>

Your large text field may in fact exceed the allowable limit on GET
requests. Correct me if I¹m wrong, but I understood that FX always uses GET
when sending data to FM, no matter what method you specify in your form.
Kevin Futter
Webmaster, St. Bernard's College

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