coopster - 10:51 pm on Aug 12, 2011 (gmt 0)
Why not use zlib instead? From the ob_gzhandler [php.net] page itself:
You cannot use both ob_gzhandler() and zlib.output_compression. Also note that using zlib.output_compression is preferred over ob_gzhandler().
Try it instead, see if your issues are resolved. Much better solution anyway.