--- On Sun, 9/13/09, Parham Doustdar <parha...@gmail.com> wrote:

> From: Parham Doustdar <parha...@gmail.com>
> Subject: [PHP] Question: Sorting through table headers?
> To: php-general@lists.php.net
> Date: Sunday, September 13, 2009, 6:55 AM
> Hello there,
> I've been asked to create something like the tables you
> usually see, where the headers are actually links and when
> you click the links, the table gets sorted based on the
> header. Are there any classes that you know of that would do
> the job? My current idea is to return an array of the colomn
> which contains the data you want to sort on (like 'name')
> then sort the array and do something like:
> [code]
> for (i = 0; i < length(array); i++)
> mysql_query("select * from table where 'name' =
> ${aray[i]}");
> [/code]

Your code looks like you're filtering and not sorting. You should revisit the 
basics of SQL syntax.

> Any better algorithms anyone?
> Thanks!
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