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just a general PHP and MySQL question really! i have set up a basic table set in html and am wondering how i display information from a mysql database into a given table. am guessing ther is some code that needs inputting into the table to bring down the info from the database, am i right??
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Matty

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That's an extremely broad question. Essentially what you're asking is "how do I script using php/mysql", and that would take a long long time to explain. I've been learning php/mysql for about 4 months now, and I'm far from mastering it. So, I suggest visiting php.net, phpbuilder.com or sitepoint.com, or even studying the Geeklog code to get an idea on what it's all about. Better yet, get a good book on php. A basic answer to your question... connect to the database, query the database, put the data into an array, then display the data. -----Matty
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