Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.160.254.203

Forum Moderators: coopster & jatar k

Message Too Old, No Replies

I'm losing my first set of records...

PHP / MySQL Dropping one recordset on me. Why?

     

SEO Speedster

7:13 pm on Nov 10, 2001 (gmt 0)

Inactive Member
Account Expired

 
 


Here is the code:

$query = "SELECT * FROM directory WHERE city_service LIKE \"%$form_city%\" ORDER BY last_name";
$result = mysql_query("$query") or die(mysql_error());
$row = mysql_fetch_array($result, MYSQL_ASSOC);

while ($row = mysql_fetch_array($result, MYSQL_ASSOC))

...When it is used, for some reason, it is not displaying the first (or last?) record. For example, if the criteria is filled in where the database has only one row with that value, then it does not output anything at all.

Any ideas on this?

Much thanks,
~Speedster

10:14 pm on Nov 10, 2001 (gmt 0)

Preferred Member

10+ Year Member

joined:July 28, 2000
posts:580
votes: 0


Quick guess (I could be totally wrong).

You need to remove the 1st $row = mysql_fetch_array($result, MYSQL_ASSOC); statement.

That statement gets the 1st row, so, in the case where only one row is returned, the while statement is not executed.

SEO Speedster

11:13 pm on Nov 10, 2001 (gmt 0)

Inactive Member
Account Expired

 
 


Thanks Mark, works great!