A brief unofficial history about register_globals in PHP
This article was originally published at Planet PHP
on 6 September 2010.
It's been a long road and exactly five years (35 releases) since the much discussed and highly controversial PHP directive register_globals has been disabled by default in PHP. After sifting through the mailing list archives, the following set of information has been compiled. Feel free to make additions, corrections, and report register_globals memories! First, a [...]