Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Display number of events in a city from the database

Posted on 2011-10-01
5
Medium Priority
?
352 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
There is box on my home page (when logged in) that I want to display the following information:

(number) Parties in (city)

The CITY is the city that the user has entered in their account information (This is stored in a MySQL database).
The NUMBER needs to be the total number of events in that City listed in the database.

So an example would be:

53 Parties in London

I've got the CITY to display but I can't work out how to add up the total amount of events in that City and display them on my page.

If you need more information, just ask.

Your help is much appreciated.
Thanks.



0
Comment
Question by:PSTCAT
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 27

Accepted Solution

by:
Cornelia Yoder earned 2000 total points
ID: 36897567
SELECT City, COUNT(*) FROM Table GROUP BY City
0
 

Author Comment

by:PSTCAT
ID: 36897579
Could you elaborate a little more for me please?

that didn't seem to work.

Cheers.
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:maeltar
ID: 36897581
mysql_num_rows()
0
 

Author Comment

by:PSTCAT
ID: 36897602
OH don't worry. I've been coding since 9am. My brain has turned to mush.

I've fixed the problem. thanks.
0
 
LVL 27

Expert Comment

by:Cornelia Yoder
ID: 36897779
ok, glad you figured it out, happy to help :)
0

Featured Post

Concerto Cloud for Software Providers & ISVs

Can Concerto Cloud Services help you focus on evolving your application offerings, while delivering the best cloud experience to your customers? From DevOps to revenue models and customer support, the answer is yes!

Learn how Concerto can help you.

Question has a verified solution.

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

These days socially coordinated efforts have turned into a critical requirement for enterprises.
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 receive an overview of the basics of CSS showing inline styles. In the head tags set up your style tags: (CODE) Reference the nav tag and set your properties.: (CODE) Set the reference for the UL element and styles for it to ensu…
The viewer will learn the benefit of using external CSS files and the relationship between class and ID selectors. Create your external css file by saving it as style.css then set up your style tags: (CODE) Reference the nav tag and set your prop…
Suggested Courses

782 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