Not Getting Client ID

Posted on 2015-02-01
Last Modified: 2015-02-01
I am trying to grab the ClientID when I make a new record but it's always coming up 0.  So the 7formsubmit.php isn't grabbing it.  Am I missing something?  Is it something to do with opening a SESSION?  I grabbed the code from the clientlogin.php.
Question by:DS928
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by:Marco Gasi
ID: 40582558
At the first look, I see you don't have session_start() in 7formsubmit.php: you have to put session_start in every script, otherwise wou'll can't access session data.
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by:Ray Paseur
ID: 40582565
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by:Marco Gasi
ID: 40582566
In both script is missing a line where you put the clientID in the session array, nor I see any form where the user can do the login nor I see any code which processes user data and checks username and password... That is I don't see anything I should see :-) Am i blind?
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Author Comment

ID: 40582589
I am sorry.  I think this is beyond me at this point.  How do I add session start to 7formsubmit.php
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Marco Gasi earned 500 total points
ID: 40582590
Simply writing


at the very top of the script. But you have to put the clientID into the session array first. Unless you did it on another part of your code...

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ID: 40582592
This worked.  Thank you.

              if($mode=="add") {
                  $sql="insert into records(recordCust,recordSite,recordUser,recordPass,recordDateAdded) values('" . $_SESSION['clientID'] . "','$recordSite','$recordUser','$recordPass', Now())";
                  $result=mysql_query($sql,$connection) or die(mysql_error());
                  header("location: clientlogin.php");
              } elseif($mode=="update") {
                  $recordId = $_POST["recordId"];
                  $sql="update records set recordSite='$recordSite',recordUser='$recordUser',recordPass='$recordPass'  where recordId='$recordId'";
                  //echo $sql;
                  $result=mysql_query($sql,$connection) or die(mysql_error());
                header("location: clientlogin.php");

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