close ad
Install the LAtest Updates to Work with CC 2017 and CC 2018
open ad
View Menu

Technical Support Forums

Free, outstanding support from WebAssist and your colleagues

convert a mysql function to mysqli

Thread began 2/26/2015 9:51 am by Christopher West | Last modified 2/26/2015 11:18 am by Christopher West | 455 views | 2 replies

Christopher WestCommunity Expert

convert a mysql function to mysqli

hey there just a quickie (hopefully)

I have the following function that works on an old website and I want to update it to use MySQi

php:
<?php

function CMS($db,$connection,$element) {
  
$basefile basename $_SERVER['PHP_SELF'] );
  
mysql_select_db($db$connection);
  
$query_rsCMS "SELECT CMSContent FROM cms WHERE CMSLocale = '$basefile' AND CMSElement = '$element'";
  
$rsCMS mysql_query($query_rsCMS$connection);
  
$row_rsCMS mysql_fetch_assoc($rsCMS);
  
mysql_free_result($rsCMS);
  return 
$row_rsCMS["CMSContent"];
}
?>



and then to use that function:

php:
<h1><?php echo CMS($database_dinkydb$dinkydb,'Header'); ?></h1>


or 

<div><?php echo CMS($database_dinkydb$dinkydb,'Content'); ?></div>




the updated MySQLi version is as follows:

php:
<?php

function CMS($db,$element) {
$rsCMS = new WA_MySQLi_RS("rsCMS",$db,1);
$rsCMS->setQuery("SELECT * FROM cms WHERE CMSLocale = '".((isset($_SERVER["PHP_SELF"]))?$_SERVER["PHP_SELF"]:"")  ."' AND CMSElement = '$element'");
$rsCMS->execute();
return 
$rsCMS->getColumnVal("CMSContent");
}
?>



php:
<h1><?php echo CMS($ecartdb,'Header'); ?></h1>


or

<div><?php echo CMS($ecartdb,'Content'); ?></div>

Build websites with a little help from your friends

Your friends over here at WebAssist! These Dreamweaver extensions will assist you in building unlimited, custom websites.

Build websites from already-built web applications

These out-of-the-box solutions provide you proven, tested applications that can be up and running now.  Build a store, a gallery, or a web-based email solution.

Want your website pre-built and hosted?

Close Windowclose

Rate your experience or provide feedback on this page

Account or customer service questions?
Please user our contact form.

Need technical support?
Please visit support to ask a question

Content

rating

Layout

rating

Ease of use

rating

security code refresh image

We do not respond to comments submitted from this page directly, but we do read and analyze any feedback and will use it to help make your experience better in the future.

Close Windowclose

We were unable to retrieve the attached file

Close Windowclose

Attach and remove files

add attachmentAdd attachment
Close Windowclose

Enter the URL you would like to link to in your post

Close Windowclose

This is how you use right click RTF editing

Enable right click RTF editing option allows you to add html markup into your tutorial such as images, bulleted lists, files and more...

-- click to close --

Uploading file...