To answer my own question again, I didn't assign the returned value from the
function call to a variable:


All OK.

-----Original Message-----
From: Dillon, John [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: 14 August 2003 17:54
Subject: RE: [PHP-DB] Functions - scope of returned result

One more bite on this code.  

function queries(){
        $piv_result=mysql_db_query($db, $query, $connection) or die ("Query9
failed: $query");
        return $piv_result;

function print(){
        global $piv_result;
        $count_fields=mysql_num_fields($piv_result);  //ERROR: 


Should this work - $piv_result is being returned from one function and then
being used in another function.  Am I missing something?


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