Source code example for Web Database Applications
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<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC
"-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"
// (1) Open the database connections
$connection = pg_connect("host=localhost
user=fred password=shhh dbname=winestore");
// (2) Run the query on the winestore through the
$result = pg_exec($connection,"select * from wine");
// (3) While there are still rows in the result set
while ($row = pg_fetch_row($result))
// (4) Print out each attribute in the row
for ($i=0; $i<pg_num_fields($result); $i++)
echo $row[$i] . " ";
// Print a carriage return to neaten the output
// (5) Close the database connection