selecting and displaying images/text from mysql
Posted on 2002-05-01
OK - I know this is not a difficult question for you seasoned pros but for the likes of me I am having trouble sorting out the answer.
I have a database of images and recipes that I want to show to the world. I am fine for the uploading part but am having difficulty with the displaying part!
I am going to be storing my images on the server itself and referencing the path in the mySQL db.
Here is what I want to do:
1. Extract thumbnails from the database and have them link to a larger image - possibly include extra fields to dscribe the photo. I would envision using the unique ID of the photo to do this.
2. Display recipe headers and have them link to the full text of the recipe - all from the db
What I am looking for specifically is the code that will enable me to do this.
I think the question is relatively straightforward but I am going to offer lots of points to ensure I get a good answer!
Thanks a lot