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Filtering SQL with 2 variables

Thread began 9/12/2013 9:33 pm by Ericspecullaas | Last modified 9/13/2013 9:03 pm by Ericspecullaas | 609 views | 2 replies


Filtering SQL with 2 variables

Im trying to filter my db with 2 variables in the sql im using "project_category" to filter what category it is and "fieldset_Category_Category" to filter it down further. the code i have came out as follows

$colname_Recordset1 = "-1";
if (isset($_GET['project_category'])) {
$colname_Recordset1 = $_GET['project_category'];
$year_Recordset1 = "-1";
if (isset($_GET['fieldset_Category_Category'])) {
$year_Recordset1 = $_GET['fieldset_Category_Category'];

$query_Recordset1 = sprintf("SELECT * FROM project WHERE project_category LIKE %s AND fieldset_Category_Category <> %s ORDER BY id ASC", GetSQLValueString("%" . $colname_Recordset1 . "%", "text"),GetSQLValueString($year_Recordset1, "int"));

when i run the code i get all tables when it should limited not sure if im going about it right or not. Im also sending the variables like this "?project_category=Leaseback&amp;year=2011-2125". I know the first part works perfectly but the second variable is messing it up and not narrowing it down.

thanks in advance

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