[wp-hackers] What would strip $_POST before 'init' runs?

Mike Walsh mpwalsh8 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 3 11:59:46 UTC 2012

On Sat, Jun 2, 2012 at 1:25 PM, Gavin Pearce <Gavin.Pearce at 3seven9.com>wrote:

> In Firefox you can use the Net tab in Firebug to view page requests.
> (Live HTTP headers will provide some more detail also. Chrome's
> developer toolbar has a similar 'Network' feature.)
> If it is redirecting, you should see your original POST to the server,
> the server responding with a 302/301, and then your browser making a
> request to another page. Remember to press the Persist button (next to
> Clear), otherwise it's going to reset the tab when the redirect happens.
> Looking at where it's redirecting you to/from might give you a clue -
> but either way, yes, run through your plugins one by one to narrow it
> down. If a redirect is happening that's why your POST data is clearing,
> though could also be a plugin simply unsetting $_POST ...
> G
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> Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] What would strip $_POST before 'init' runs?
> I disabled all of the plugins and it still happens - I've glanced
> through the theme and didn't see anything obvious.
> Any suggestion on how I can check for a redirect that isn't obvious to
> me?
>  Is there some server setting that could be involved?  To me it looks
> like a redirect of some sort but I am not sure how to follow the
> execution and see what is happening.
> Mike
The FireBug net tab is helpful, thanks for pointing my in that direction.
 The problem I am chasing seems to be a 403 Forbidden error which I can't
figure out the source of.  This one has me stumped.


Mike Walsh - mpwalsh8 at gmail.com

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