Join Bill Weinman for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a table in PHP, part of PostgreSQL 9 with PHP Essential Training.
Creating a table in PHP is simply a matter of using the Postgres interface to…create the table using SQL.…Let's take a look at an example of how to do that.…Here is the Chapter 02 folder of the exercise files.…You'll notice that this is the copy that's in the document root of the web server.…You'll notice I've turned on the path bar at the bottom of this file window here…so that you can see that this is under XAMPP and htdocs, and so this is where we…put a copy of the exercise files that's accessible to the web server.…
So I'm going to make a working copy of start.php here, and I'm going to name…this createtable.php, and I'm going to open that in my text editor.…Before you continue, it's important that you update the password in this file to…match the password you entered when you created the sid user in pgAdmin.…You see here on line 14 I have foo.bar.…This is where you'll need to put the password for your sid user exactly as you…entered it in pgAdmin.…
This is a version of the sandbox frameworks that I've created for this course,…
- Installing PostgreSQL
- Understanding database architecture
- Inserting, updating, and deleting data in a table
- Creating a database library
- Indexing ID fields
- Storing numbers, text, and Boolean values
- Reading data
- Using casts to force type
- Using mathematical functions
- Concatenating strings
- Working with date and time functions and operators
- Defining CRUD
- Using PHP to insert, read, update, and delete rows in a database
Skill Level Beginner
PHP with MySQL Beyond the Basicswith Kevin Skoglund10h 26m Intermediate
1. Quick Start
2. Creating a Database
3. Data Types
4. Storing and Reading Data
5. SQL Expressions
6. Mathematical Functions and Operators
Using math functions3m 2s
7. String Functions and Operators
8. Date and Time Functions and Operators
9. PHP Interfaces
10. Web Applications
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