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After basic javascript (clientside) verification what steps should I take with my data fields.


I would like some of the fields to be able to contain some basic formatting in HTML like </strong> etc...

This poses me a question as I cant just remove these characters. This html is (normally) comming from my WYSIWYG editor attached to my text field.


Is there a good resource that deals with this or better a brief list of key checks that should be made server side just before the INSERT.


Thanks for any insight you freaks.


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I'm not sure I understand what you mean -- why does their WYSIWYG input need to be validated again? There's nothing wrong with storing HTML in a field from a DB perspective, as long as everything is properly quoted and the field length is sufficient. What did you have in mind?

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