Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Just another Perl shrine
 
PerlMonks  

Re: mySQL-driven Random Quote generator

by Masem (Monsignor)
on Mar 31, 2001 at 01:31 UTC ( #68512=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

Help for this page

Select Code to Download


  1. or download this
        $rth=$dbh->prepare("select max(id) from zen order by id") 
            or die("Can't connect: ", $dbh->errstr);
    ...
    
        $tth->execute;
        $koan = $tth->fetchrow_array;
    
  2. or download this
    
        $tth=$dbh->prepare("select koan from zen order by rand() limit 1")
    + 
    ...
    
        $tth->execute;
        $koan = $tth->fetchrow_array;
    

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://68512]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others scrutinizing the Monastery: (10)
As of 2014-10-23 04:54 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    For retirement, I am banking on:










    Results (124 votes), past polls