Solved

Create an array from java code output in PHP

Posted on 2009-07-08
8
288 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-13
I have a java applet that returns a bunch of records in a string i.e.
$results[0][0]
$results[0][1]
$results[1][0]
$results[1][1]

I am lost, I can display this if I hard code echo $results[0][1] and so on, but how can I create an array that I could then do while loop with like I would with mysql. If there is a better way than that then please advise. I thought about looping through the first numeric value, but do not know how to check for the last number.
0
Comment
Question by:NGTLD
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
8 Comments
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:Thomas4019
ID: 24808830
I would have the java output a single String, each array element to be seperated by commas. Then with PHP use theexplode method. To split the String back into an array.
0
 

Author Comment

by:NGTLD
ID: 24808850
That would be great, but I cannot change the java.
0
 
LVL 86

Expert Comment

by:CEHJ
ID: 24808871
I'm confused. Is this a Java or php question? Returns to where and how?
0
Salesforce Has Never Been Easier

Improve and reinforce salesforce training & adoption using WalkMe's digital adoption platform. Start saving on costly employee training by creating fast intuitive Walk-Thrus for Salesforce. Claim your Free Account Now

 

Author Comment

by:NGTLD
ID: 24809052
It is a PHP question.
0
 
LVL 92

Expert Comment

by:objects
ID: 24809445
can't you just use two for loops too loop through the array
0
 

Author Comment

by:NGTLD
ID: 24809607
I am asking the wrong question. Sorry guys. I have a two dimensional array I need to implode. I am trying to figure that out now.
0
 
LVL 92

Accepted Solution

by:
objects earned 500 total points
ID: 24809662
found this, see if it helps:

<?php
                //  Can implode an array of any dimension
        //  Uses a few basic rules for implosion:
        //        1. Replace all instances of delimeters in strings by '/' followed by delimeter
        //        2. 2 Delimeters in between keys
        //        3. 3 Delimeters in between key and value
        //        4. 4 Delimeters in between key-value pairs
        function implodeMDA($array, $delimeter, $keyssofar = '') {
            $output = '';
            foreach($array as $key => $value) {
                if (!is_array($value)) {
                    $value = str_replace($delimeter, '/'.$delimeter, $value);
                    $key = str_replace($delimeter, '/'.$delimeter, $key);
                    if ($keyssofar != '') $key = $key.$delimeter.$delimeter;
                    $pair = $key.$keyssofar.$delimeter.$delimeter.$delimeter.$value;
                    if ($output != '') $output .= $delimeter.$delimeter.$delimeter.$delimeter;
                    $output .= $pair;
                }
                else {
                    if ($output != '') $output .= $delimeter.$delimeter.$delimeter.$delimeter;
                    if ($keyssofar != '') $key = $key.$delimeter.$delimeter;
                    $output .= $this->implodeMDA($value, $delimeter, $key.$keyssofar);
                }
            }
            return $output;
        }
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:NGTLD
ID: 31601342
Thanks, I saw that as well. It did not work, but the one a few post up did work.
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Build an array called $myWeek which will hold the array elements Today, Yesterday and then builds up the rest of the week by the name of the day going back 1 week.   (CODE) (CODE) Then you just need to pass your date to the function. If i…
Nothing in an HTTP request can be trusted, including HTTP headers and form data.  A form token is a tool that can be used to guard against request forgeries (CSRF).  This article shows an improved approach to form tokens, making it more difficult to…
The viewer will learn how to look for a specific file type in a local or remote server directory using PHP.
The viewer will learn how to create and use a small PHP class to apply a watermark to an image. This video shows the viewer the setup for the PHP watermark as well as important coding language. Continue to Part 2 to learn the core code used in creat…
Suggested Courses

710 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question