MySQL/PHP Database Applications

MySQL/PHP Database Applications

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This book demonstrates Web application development by presenting ten real, ready-to-use examples. It includes samples that start with a simple guess book and end with a fully-functional e-commerce site with a shopping cart. Its new features include both MySQL 4.1 and PHP 4.2. Latest edition contains new applications including log analysis and project tracking. It features a CD-ROM that includes all the code and examples applications from the book in addition to MySQL, PHP, Apache, PHP classes, libraries, utilities, and other more

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  • Mixed media product | 816 pages
  • 185.42 x 231.14 x 48.26mm | 1,315.41g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0764549634
  • 9780764549632

About Jay Greenspan

BRAD BULGER is a seasoned software developer who has worked for several companies that no longer exist and is now a member of The Madfish Group, where he builds Web sites. JAY GREENSPAN is a New York-based writer, editor, and technical consultant. He is author of MySQL Weekend Crash Course(r) and runs Trans-City Productions, Inc., a firm that provides editorial services to high-tech companies. DAVID WALL is a freelance technical consultant, lecturer, and writer operating through his consultancy David Wall Enterprises. He specializes in Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP (LAMP) servers and in Voice over IP technologies from IBM and Cisco more

Table of contents

Preface.Acknowledgments.Introduction.Part I: Working with MySQL.Chapter 1 Database Design with MySQL.Chapter 2 The Structured Query Language for Creating and Altering Tables.Chapter 3 The Structured Query Language for Inserting, Editing, and Selecting Data.Part II: Working with PHP.Chapter 4 Getting Started with PHP-Variables.Chapter 5 Control Structures.Chapter 6 PHP's Built-in Functions.Chapter 7 Writing Organized and Readable Code.Part III: Simple Applications.Chapter 8 Guestbook 2003, the (Semi-)Bulletproof Guestbook.Chapter 9 Survey.Part IV: Not So Simple Applications.Chapter 10 Threaded Discussion.Chapter 11 Content-Management System.Chapter 12 Catalog.Chapter 13 Problem-Tracking System.Chapter 14 Shopping Cart.Chapter 15 XML Parsing.Chapter 16 SOAP.Chapter 17 Project Management.Part V: Appendixes.Appendix A: What's on the CD-ROM.Appendix B: HTML Forms.Appendix C: Brief Guide to MySQL/PHP Installation and Configuration.Appendix D: MySQL Utilities.Appendix E: MySQL User Administration.Appendix F: PHP Function Reference.Appendix G: Regular Expressions Overview.Appendix H: Helpful User-Defined Functions.Appendix I: PHP and MySQL Resources.Appendix J: MySQL Function Reference.Index.End-User License more

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