Creating a MySQL database


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Creating a MySQL database

So our next step in creating our database-driven application will be to define the database. So here we are in phpMyAdmin and we will go ahead and define a database. Now we have an existing database. If you are working with our example files you'll load that up. If not, just go ahead and feel free to create your own. We'll go about midway down the page and you'll see a dialog box that says Create new database. Now we're going to go ahead and type in the name of our database and we're going to go ahead and type in artist, and after we type in artist and that's artist singular and we would be using all lowercase, go ahead and click Create.

Now it has created our database for us and at this point it's just waiting for us to populate it. Now if we wanted to we could go ahead and populate this by hand, but we happened to have an existing database and we'll go ahead and populate it that way. Since we have existing database information we'll just import that...

Creating a MySQL database
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Creating a MySQL database provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Beyond the Basics

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