[nycphp-talk] Global settings in PHP

Christopher R. Merlo cmerlo at
Wed May 7 18:55:32 EDT 2003

On 2003-05-07 17:29 -0400, Hans Zaunere <hans at> wrote:

> > This elevates the need for $_POST["my_posted_data"] when retrieving posted
> > data.
> Absolutely, and the superglobals (ie $_POST, $_GET) make it a breeze.  Just a
> tip, though, unless there's a dollar sign (variable) inside the braces, use
> single quotes.  $_POST['my_posted_data'] is much faster.

Never heard that before.  Why is that?

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