Code gone bad

Is there something wrong with this code because when I use it the page just keeps loading and loading and loading...  I have to close out the browser to do anything.

<?php
} elseif ($_GET['review'] == "review") {

$SQLstr = mysql_query("SELECT DISTINCT strCompanyname FROM tblReviews ORDER BY strCompanyName")
or die("SQL statement is not working");

$i = 0;
while ($i < 3) {
      $i = $i+1;
      if ($i == 1) {
            echo("<tr>");
      }
      echo("<td>");
?>
     <a href="/admin/edit_reviews.php?Company=<?= $strCompanyname ?>" >
       <?= $strCompanyname ?>
     </a>
<?php
      echo("</td>");
      if ($i == 3) {
             echo("</tr>");
            $i = 0;
      }
      }
}
?>
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
you are looping endless around i = 0..1..2..3 .. 0..1...2..3 ... etc, as you do not "read" the query !!!

<?php
} elseif ($_GET['review'] == "review") {

$SQLstr = mysql_query("SELECT DISTINCT strCompanyname FROM tblReviews ORDER BY strCompanyName ")
or die("SQL statement is not working");

$i = 0;
while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($SQLstr))
{
      $i++;
      $strCompanyname = $row["strCompanyname"];

      if ($i == 1) {
            echo("<tr>");
      }
      echo("<td>");
?>
     <a href="/admin/edit_reviews.php?Company=<?= $strCompanyname ?>" >
       <?= $strCompanyname ?>
     </a>
<?php
      echo("</td>");
      if ($i == 3) {
             echo("</tr>");
            $i = 0;
      }
      }
}
?>
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steelseth12Commented:
$i is never less than 3 thus your are stuck in an infinite loop
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pingeyegAuthor Commented:
angelIII, you sound angry??
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elfe69Commented:
$i can never be > 3 because when it reaches 3 you set it to 0 again in:

 if ($i == 3) {
             echo("</tr>");
            $i = 0;
      }

And your query result is never used...
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
>angelIII, you sound angry??
nope. just put exclamation marks to show that that "detail" was important (should have jumped into your eyes :-) )
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