http://www.mysql.com/doc/en/Tutorial.html is a good place to start with the
mysql functions in the php manual.
http://www.devshed.com/Server_Side/ has a number of on line tutes amongst
phpbuilder also is useful. The normalisation article is a good first step; it
----- Original Message -----
From: Matt Zur <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Tuesday, September 03, 2002 11:08 PM
Subject: Re: [PHP-DB] Indepth Tutorial... need help.
: Right well that's what I'm asking I need a tutorial and haven't found a
: good one.
: Rasmus Lerdorf wrote:
: > Most of this stuff is actually just SQL and has little to do with PHP. So
: > look for an SQL tutorial. From the PHP side all you need to know is
: > mysql_connect(), mysql_select_db(), mysql_query() and mysql_fetch_row().''
: > All queries are sent to the database via mysql_query(). It doesn't matter
: > to PHP if you are adding, deleting, modifying, searching, sorting,
: > filtering, or whatever. You just put the SQL code in the mysql_query()
: > call.
: > -Rasmus
: > On Tue, 3 Sep 2002, Matt Zur wrote:
: >>Can someone point me in the direction of an online tutorial for php
: >>mysql that covers the following:
: >>- Teaches me how to use php to access mysql
: >>- Creating a db that is structured to be efficient
: >>- How to add, modify, and delete records in a database
: >>- How to search for records
: >>- How to filter records
: >>- How to sort records, by a certain field, alphabetical, descending etc.
: >>- Indexes - how to create them, how to keep the updated with changes in
: >>the db a beginners look to in-depth approach.
: >>Yes I've visited PHP.net, and mysql.com. I need a dumbed down version
: >>that pretty much holds my hand and is very detailed. I've searched the
: >>net for a while now, and all the tutorials I have found... although
: >>simple... they don't go in-depth and move on to more advanced features.
: >>Any help at all will be greatly appreciated.
: >>Matt Zur
: >>[EMAIL PROTECTED]
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: >>1997 - 2002 - 5th Anniversary!!!
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