Q. about joining two tables in SQL?? pl.

  • 13 years ago


    Hi everybody


    I need help from you on my assingnment

     I  have two tables created in database by  http://localhost/phpmyadmin/

    then I put some information in these tables and they have two feilds the same in each

    I want to join these two tables by (PHP coder software)

    but I tried many ways of methods and no result

    this is my code I put .... can anyone tell what's wrong with it  .. help me  *_^

    Hint: i want all the information of each student from the two tables appear in the localhost


    $host = "localhost";
    $user = "";
    $password = "";

    $db = "test";

    $sql= "SELECT student.STD_NAME, hostel.HST_LOCATION
          FROM student
          LEFT JOIN hostel
          ON student.STD_ROOM=hostel.HST_ROOM ";
    mysql_connect ($host,$user,$password) or die("Failed to connect");
    mysql_select_db($db) or die("Failed to select $db");

    $result = mysql_query($sql) or die("Could Not excute query $sql");
    $row = @mysql_fetch_array($result);

    echo " ".$row["STD_NAME"]." ".$row["HST_LOCATION"]." ";




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