On Sun, 23 Jun 2002, Mike Tuller wrote: > I know I will need to create a separate table to hold information about > the drives, and connect them to the computer by attaching the primary key > of the drives table to the Computer table.
Good, you know a bit about normalisation. But, not enough. Look it up :) > Computer Table > > ComputerID > DriveID > ------------------------ > Drive Table > > DriveID Nope. Computer table: computer id computer model computer location Drive table computer id drive id drive model drive size Then use SQL to join the tables on computer id to get the appropriate info. Probably something like select computer.model, computer.location, drive.size from computer, drive where drive.computerid = computer.computerid and computer.computerid = blah Or something so. -- PHP Database Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php