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Duplicate Database Entries

Thread began 12/01/2010 11:24 am by msbannister373603 | Last modified 12/03/2010 2:32 pm by msbannister373603 | 3975 views | 9 replies


Duplicate Database Entries

I need help getting the server validation to work. I'm simply trying stop my database from accepting duplicate entries. The checked entry is not a unique key and the dreamweaver check username behavior doesn't work. Please advise. I'm using the server validation with Validation toolkit and I've followed the advice from the posts on this forum to no avail. The code is below:

<?php require_once('../../Connections/basketball.php'); ?>
<?php require_once("../../WA_DataAssist/WA_AppBuilder_PHP.php"); ?>
<?php require_once("../../WA_ValidationToolkit/WAVT_Scripts_PHP.php"); ?>
<?php require_once("../../WA_ValidationToolkit/WAVT_ValidatedForm_PHP.php"); ?>

if (!function_exists("GetSQLValueString")) {
function GetSQLValueString($theValue, $theType, $theDefinedValue = "", $theNotDefinedValue = "")
if (PHP_VERSION < 6) {
$theValue = get_magic_quotes_gpc() ? stripslashes($theValue) : $theValue;

$theValue = function_exists("mysql_real_escape_string") ? mysql_real_escape_string($theValue) : mysql_escape_string($theValue);

switch ($theType) {
case "text":
$theValue = ($theValue != "") ? "'" . $theValue . "'" : "NULL";
case "long":
case "int":
$theValue = ($theValue != "") ? intval($theValue) : "NULL";
case "double":
$theValue = ($theValue != "") ? doubleval($theValue) : "NULL";
case "date":
$theValue = ($theValue != "") ? "'" . $theValue . "'" : "NULL";
case "defined":
$theValue = ($theValue != "") ? $theDefinedValue : $theNotDefinedValue;
return $theValue;

$colname_girls_players = "-1";
if (isset($_GET['name'])) {
$colname_girls_players = (get_magic_quotes_gpc()) ? $_GET['name'] : addslashes($_GET['name']);
mysql_select_db($database_basketball, $basketball);
$query_girls_players = sprintf("SELECT * FROM girls_players WHERE name = %s", GetSQLValueString($colname_girls_players, "text"));
$girls_players = mysql_query($query_girls_players, $basketball) or die(mysql_error());
$row_girls_players = mysql_fetch_assoc($girls_players);
$totalRows_girls_players = mysql_num_rows($girls_players);?>
$WAFV_Redirect = "../validation/player_exists.html";
$_SESSION['WAVT_girlsplayersInsert_626_Errors'] = "";
if ($WAFV_Redirect == "") {
$WAFV_Redirect = $_SERVER["PHP_SELF"];
$WAFV_Errors = "";
$WAFV_Errors .= WAValidateNM($totalrows_girls_players['name'] . "",-1,0,"",",.",false,1);

if ($WAFV_Errors != "") {
// WA Application Builder Insert
if ($_SERVER["REQUEST_METHOD"] == "POST") // Trigger
$WA_connection = $basketball;
$WA_table = "girls_players";
$WA_sessionName = "girls_players_players_id";
$WA_redirectURL = "girls_players_sResults.php";
$WA_keepQueryString = false;
$WA_indexField = "players_id";
$WA_fieldNamesStr = "name";
$WA_fieldValuesStr = "".((isset($_POST["name"]))?$_POST["name"]:"") ."";
$WA_columnTypesStr = "',none,''";
$WA_fieldNames = explode("|", $WA_fieldNamesStr);
$WA_fieldValues = explode("|", $WA_fieldValuesStr);
$WA_columns = explode("|", $WA_columnTypesStr);
$WA_connectionDB = $database_basketball;
mysql_select_db($WA_connectionDB, $WA_connection);
if (!session_id()) session_start();
$insertParamsObj = WA_AB_generateInsertParams($WA_fieldNames, $WA_columns, $WA_fieldValues, -1);
$WA_Sql = "INSERT INTO `" . $WA_table . "` (" . $insertParamsObj->WA_tableValues . ") VALUES (" . $insertParamsObj->WA_dbValues . ")";
$MM_editCmd = mysql_query($WA_Sql, $WA_connection) or die(mysql_error());
$_SESSION[$WA_sessionName] = mysql_insert_id();
if ($WA_redirectURL != "") {
if ($WA_keepQueryString && $WA_redirectURL != "" && isset($_SERVER["QUERY_STRING"]) && $_SERVER["QUERY_STRING"] !== "" && sizeof($_POST) > 0) {
$WA_redirectURL .= ((strpos($WA_redirectURL, '?') === false)?"?":"&").$_SERVER["QUERY_STRING"];
header("Location: ".$WA_redirectURL);
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "">
<html xmlns=""><!-- InstanceBegin template="/Templates/home_admin.dwt" codeOutsideHTMLIsLocked="false" -->
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />
<title>SCHS Basketball Database</title>
<script type="text/javascript">
function MM_preloadImages() { //v3.0
var d=document; if(d.images){ if(!d.MM_p) d.MM_p=new Array();
var i,j=d.MM_p.length,a=MM_preloadImages.arguments; for(i=0; i<a.length; i++)
if (a[i].indexOf("#")!=0){ d.MM_p[j]=new Image; d.MM_p[j++].src=a[i];}}
<script type="text/javascript" src="../../CSSMenuWriter/cssmw/menu.js"></script><!--[if lte IE 6]>
<style type="text/css" media="all">
@import url("CSSMenuWriter/cssmw/menu_ie.css");

<link href="../../css/admin.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" />

<div id="wrapper">
<div id="header">
<div id="sidebar"> </div>
<div id="main_content">
<div id="nav"><a href="../admin_home.php"><img src="../../WA_DataAssist/images/Nautica/Traditional_home.gif" name="home" width="83" height="27" border="0" id="home" /></a><img src="../../WA_DataAssist/images/Nautica/Traditional_Logout.gif" width="83" height="27" border="0" /></div>

<!-- InstanceBeginEditable name="Title" -->
<div id="page_title">
<h1>Add Girls Players</h1>
<!-- InstanceEndEditable -->
<div id="data"><!-- InstanceBeginEditable name="main_content" -->

<div class="WADAInsertContainer">
<form method="POST" name="WADAInsertForm" id="WADAInsertForm">
<div class="move_left">Insert Girls Player:</div>
<div class="WADAHorizLine"><img src="../../WA_DataAssist/images/_tx_.gif" alt="" height="1" width="1" border="0" /></div>
<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="10" class="WADADataTable" id="tb_insert">
<th class="WADADataTableHeader">Player's Name</th>
<td class="WADADataTableCell"><input type="text" name="name" id="name" value="" size="32" /></td>
<div class="WADAHorizLine"><img src="../../WA_DataAssist/images/_tx_.gif" alt="" height="1" width="1" border="0" /></div>
<div class="WADAButtonRow">
<table class="WADADataNavButtons" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0">
<td class="WADADataNavButtonCell" nowrap="nowrap"><input type="image" name="Insert" id="Insert" value="Insert" alt="Insert" src="../../WA_DataAssist/images/Nautica/Traditional_insert.gif" /></td>
<td class="WADADataNavButtonCell" nowrap="nowrap"><a href="../admin_home.php" title="Cancel"><img border="0" name="Cancel" id="Cancel" alt="Cancel" src="../../WA_DataAssist/images/Nautica/Traditional_cancel.gif" /></a></td>
<input name="WADAInsertRecordID" type="hidden" id="WADAInsertRecordID" value="" />
<!-- InstanceEndEditable --></div>
</div><!--end main_content-->
<div id="footer">
<p>2010 &copy; One Twelve Sports | contact us | about us | privacy rights | terms and conditions | site by Mike Bannister Media</p>
<!--end wrapper-->
<div id="apDiv1"></div>
<!-- InstanceEnd --></html>

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