Thanks to everyone who responded! Nan -----Original Message----- From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Ken Snyder Sent: Wednesday, April 23, 2008 4:57 PM To: thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: Re: [thelist] syntax for mysql_query Paul Bennett wrote: > Hi Nan, > > I've never needed to pass the database connection handle to mysql_query() and have never had any problems as a result. > (7 years PHP / MySQL experience, a good portion of it on high-load > applications.) > > Others may differ in opinion? > > Paul > Yes, mysql_query() should work fine without passing the handle unless for some reason you need to connect to two different database servers in one script. - Ken Snyder -- * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !