Wrox Programmer Forums
Go Back   Wrox Programmer Forums > PHP/MySQL > Pro PHP
|
Pro PHP Advanced PHP coding discussions. Beginning-level questions will be redirected to the Beginning PHP forum.
Welcome to the p2p.wrox.com Forums.

You are currently viewing the Pro PHP section of the Wrox Programmer to Programmer discussions. This is a community of software programmers and website developers including Wrox book authors and readers. New member registration was closed in 2019. New posts were shut off and the site was archived into this static format as of October 1, 2020. If you require technical support for a Wrox book please contact http://hub.wiley.com
 
Old October 20th, 2003, 12:10 PM
Authorized User
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 22
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default PHP & Strip tags

Posted - 10/20/2003 : 4:08:23 PM
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Hi All,
I want to create a user friendly back end in which a person can update her personal information without knowledge about html tags.

If i used strip_tags function to strip all html tags, so that the form looks very clean. The trouble is that when a user edit her information and hit update button, all the html format will be gone.

So what do i do to reserve all html tags? And if she wants to type in xxx with a url, then how do i know to convert it to a link. For example: yahoo, http://www.yahoo.com.

Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated

trang



 
Old October 20th, 2003, 12:23 PM
Friend of Wrox
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 836
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Cross post with http://p2p.wrox.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=5482. Please post all replies in that thread.


Take care,

Nik
http://www.bigaction.org/





Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
strip html tags with xslt smiter XSLT 4 June 19th, 2012 08:34 AM
Header Tags & Controls Come back as Error Ian Btn VS.NET 2002/2003 1 November 13th, 2008 10:35 AM
php tags in form visible Dj Kat Beginning PHP 4 November 10th, 2006 08:22 AM
Error: movie.php & commit.php on p182-186, ch6 willburke BOOK: Beginning PHP, Apache, MySQL Web Development ISBN: 978-0-7645-5744-6 0 October 12th, 2004 02:48 PM
strip html tags & PHP trangd Beginning PHP 6 October 21st, 2003 10:28 AM





Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright (c) 2020 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.