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server validation to restrict login

Thread began 10/22/2009 6:28 pm by JBWebWorks | Last modified 10/23/2009 2:18 pm by JBWebWorks | 1594 views | 3 replies


server validation to restrict login

building web site for posting items for sale

basic membership can post 10 items then must upgrade account.

php/mysql tables
primary index accounts.account_ID
index items.account_ID

sql is this
SELECT COUNT(items.account_ID)
FROM items INNER JOIN accounts ON items.account_ID = accounts.account_ID
WHERE accounts.account_email = var1
GROUP BY items.account_ID
//var1 is $_POST['user_name'] // user name is login text field

not sure how to get a server validation from this or if that is even what i want

i want a user to be denied login when they reach their posting limit and echo a message to encourage them to upgrade.

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