If you attempt to echo out a Resource Id it tells you it's name :)
This should still work in an exec.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: LeTortorec, Jean-Louis [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 02, 2001 2:10 PM
> To: '[EMAIL PROTECTED]'
> Subject: [PHP-DB] connecting SQL 7.0
> $a=odbc_connect("mydsn","myid","mypwd") or die("Database is down");
> echo "$a";
> When I execute this script, I got $a being "Resource id #1".
> but $a should be an integer in order to do a query like
> $b=odbc_exec($a,"select * from mytable");
> the dsn I created is a system DSN, as suggested my a member of the mailing
> I run PHP4.0 and Apache 1.3 under W2000.
> Any suggestion?
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