[PHP] Need Help - extract unstructured data for parse reformat and import into DB

2004-02-02 Thread Sophia Morgan
I need to get some guidance on a project. I have to extract unstructured data from a .CSV file and reformat the data to import into MSSQL. The unstructured data is basically in some kind of sub summary report. Note: the files will include a range from 1 to 12 months of information (month to

Re: [PHP] Need Help - extract unstructured data for parse reformat and import into DB

2004-02-02 Thread Matt Matijevich
snip Would PHP be a good program to use for this project? Has anyone had to reformat unstructured data to insert into a database? If anyone has any suggestions or examples please let me know. J /snip If you have not already, look at regular expressions. imho, by far the best way to parse