MCPM: Re: escaping quotes

Stephen Walker swalker at
Thu Oct 24 11:51:47 CDT 2002

using DBI?

use $dbh->quote

otherwise you can take a look at DBI::quote and use their code to do what
you need.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Andy Murren" <andy at>
To: <morriscounty at>
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2002 12:12 PM
Subject: MCPM: escaping quotes

> Hey gang,
> I seem to have done something wrong and can use some advice.
> I have a form that the users can enter text into then text gets
> inserted into the database.
> I have one user that insists on quoting parts of his remarks, which is
> causing problems when I try to insert my quoted text into the
> database.
> What methods are you using to escape or cleanse quotes from user
> input?
> Andy
> --
> Andy Murren
> andy at

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