webmaster at dreamscapesoftware.com
Wed Jun 5 13:53:03 EDT 2002
> If you want to be
> really really really sure, you have to test input and be prepared to do
> something with it.
> This is also when a universally visible character comes in handy. The
> problem with some of the whackier ones including 0 and 127 is that in many
> fonts they don't show up - so the users can't see that they've entered it.
I need to learn how to write better. This is exactly what I ment to say.
Thanks Ben! :-)
Use a Pipe "|" char and test the input. Pipe is pretty much accepted among
the people I know in the server world (Unix and Linux). It looks the same
on almost every platform, and it's easy to test for. This is my
recomendation 100%. :-)
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