HTTP_REFERERfor some functions (like redirects and clicking on tags). If you have disabled or masqueraded
HTTP_REFERERin your browser, some features of Shaarli may not work
magic_quotesis an horrible option of PHP which is often activated on servers. No serious developer should rely on this horror to secure their code against SQL injections. You should disable it (and Shaarli expects this option to be disabled). Nevertheless, I have added code to cope with
magic_quoteson, so you should not be bothered even on crappy hosts.
.htaccessfiles, the data file will still not be readable by URL.
The database looks like this:
<?php /* zP1ZjxxJtiYIvvevEPJ2lDOaLrZv7o... ...ka7gaco/Z+TFXM2i7BlfMf8qxpaSSYfKlvqv/x8= */ ?>
Small hashes are used to make a link to an entry in Shaarli. They are unique. In fact, the date of the items (eg.
20110923_150523) is hashed with CRC32, then converted to base64 and some characters are replaced. They are always 6 characters longs and use only
A-Z a-z 0-9 - _ and