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Recieving blank screen

Postby someonelost » Wed Apr 06, 2005 5:31 am

8-O :eek: :help:
I'm having some problems installin PHP and MySQL on PWS.
I have instaled PHP and that seems to be working fine (i checkd it with phpinfo() ) but when I run a file to test MySQL I get a blanck screen.

First I tried this:


echo 'unless you see any error messages, everything should be fine';

I then went to the mysql and php for dummies website and tried this;
<head><title>test MySQL</title></head>
<!-- mysql_up.php -->

$sql="show status";
$result = mysql_query($sql);
if ($result == 0)
echo "<b>Error " . mysql_errno() . ": "
. mysql_error() . "</b>";
<!-- Table that displays the results -->
<table border="1">
for ($i = 0; $i < mysql_num_rows($result); $i++) {
echo "<TR>";
$row_array = mysql_fetch_row($result);
for ($j = 0; $j < mysql_num_fields($result); $j++)
echo "<TD>" . $row_array[$j] . "</td>";
echo "</tr>";
<?php } ?>

I am using MySQL 4, PHP 5 and Personal Web Server on Win98

Any help would be greatly apprieciated, thank you.

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Postby ruturajv » Wed Apr 06, 2005 8:22 pm

after every mysql function do "or die(mysql_error())"

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mysql_query($sql, $conn) or die(mysql_error());

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