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#1 juanc

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Posted 06 July 2006 - 02:12 PM

Hi

I’m trying to display some thumbnail images I have via a mysql query.

The problem I have though is in trying to achieve a certain layout.

I want a row of three individual items then another three underneath and so on. 

basically a replica of this…… http://www.templatem...thor=0&x=24&y=8

What I’ve always been used to in the past is outputting one item per row, where as this would be three database rows in one html table row. 

is there possibly abit of code that could put in a line break each time three items are displayed.

while($row = mysql_fetch_array($query))
  {
        // abit of code here to put in a line break after 3 items
      echo row[‘item’];
  }

Or perhaps someone could suggest another way.


#2 wildteen88

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Posted 06 July 2006 - 02:14 PM

Have a read of this FAQ thread it should be able to help.

#3 .josh

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Posted 06 July 2006 - 02:18 PM

<?php
  $count = 0;
   while ($row = mysql_fetch_array($query)) {
       if ($count == 3) {
          //do your line break
          $count = 0;
       }        

       echo row['item'];
       $count++;
   }
?>

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