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I encountered something similar a few years ago, when I was still sending my debugging statements for a cgi script to the web browser. In trying to figure out why "<b>03</b>" was not equal to "<b>03</b>", it took looking at the source to figure out that, due to a bad regexp, I was actually getting "<b>0</b><b>3</b>". In the browser, though, they looked identical.

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In reply to Re: Unbelievably Obvious Debugging Tip by spacewarp
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