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    Displaying MySQL data in a table

    I'm looking to do something very simple however I can't seem to find a cgi script for it.

    I want to display a MySQL database in my browser in a table form. I'm not looking to be able to edit the table in any way, just display it.

    Also, I would like one extra blank column at the right where I can put a web link (which consists of information that is in the that row. Does anyone know of a simple script that does that? Even if all it does is display the data, I'm sure I can modify it to do what I'm needing.

    I can't seem to find anything that does this so I'm wondering if any of you guys would know of a script that does this? or maybe guide me in making my own?

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    You're not going to find a pre-made script to do what...you'll need to write your own custom script.

    Start by reading the documentation for the CGi and DBI modules.

    CGI - http://search.cpan.org/~lds/CGI.pm-3.49/lib/CGI.pm
    DBI - http://search.cpan.org/~timb/DBI-1.609/DBI.pm
    DBIx::HTMLTable - http://search.cpan.org/~rkies/DBIx-H...4/HTMLTable.pm


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