The help text needs clarification.

This identifier is designed to be used with, for example, external user input in commands that may evaluate text later on, such as /timer commands. It delays evaluation of text for one level of evaluation.

This explanation leads one to believe it's used for delayed evaluation, not preventing a remote mSL injection.

BTW... on my system, using /timer 1 1 echo -a $unsafe(1 $chr(124) /echo 2) from the input line results in the following...

* Timer 1 activated
* Timer 1 halted

I'll look into it's probably something local... but certainly odd.

Last edited by MeStinkBAD; 12/05/16 06:10 AM.

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