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ItemID out of Sync

Thread began 9/25/2011 11:46 am by doug.lemesurier305760 | Last modified 9/26/2011 11:05 am by doug.lemesurier305760 | 1817 views | 3 replies

doug.lemesurier305760

ItemID out of Sync - solved?

I think I figured this one out.

The ItemID's were out of sync because there is no way - that I can find - to get the next MySQL, auto-increment id without inserting a record first. So I was unable to generate the proper file name to be inserted into the record before the actual record insert.

The solution was kind of simple. In a nut shell I...
1. saved my update.php as insert.php
2. modified new insert.php to execute a INSERT query, before page load, to create a blank row. (I just gave one of the numeric fields a zero value)
3. grabbed the 'mysql_insert_id();' value and used it to generate an UPDATE query.

Granted, it's not perfect. If the user changes their mind after loading the insert.php, it will leave a blank record behind. I've got to figure that one out.

If anyone has a better way or any suggestions, please let me know.

Cheers
Doug

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