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Getting array from database

Hi all,

I'm still learning PHP and am having some trouble creating an array that I can add the info to a PHP Chart.

Here is my call to the database.  

$query = mysql_query("SELECT * FROM exercising_table WHERE uname = '$username' ");

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Field names:

uname
exercise_id (primary key)
exercise_duration (int in minutes)
exercise_timestamp

and I need to output the array in this format:

 
          ['24/01/12',  25],
          ['25/01/12',  26],
          ['28/01/12',  27],
          ['24/02/12',  25],
          ['15/03/12',  26],
          ['24/04/12',  27],
          ['21/06/12',  11]
        

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The first column is the date (to be taken from exercise_timestamp) and the second column is the exercise time (to be taken from exercise_duration)

Could anyone assist me with this?

Thank you so much.
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hieloCommented:
try:
$username=mysql_real_escape_string($username);
$result=array();
$query = mysql_query("SELECT exercise_timestamp,exercise_duration FROM exercising_table WHERE uname = '$username' ");
while( $result[]=mysql_fetch_assoc($query)){}
print_r($result);

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rossdalanginCommented:
$query = mysql_query("SELECT exercise_timestamp,exercise_duration FROM exercising_table WHERE uname = '$username' ");

while($row = mysql_fetch_array($query))
{
    $data[] = $row;
}
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