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    Hi there.. sorry to ask another stupid question.. but how does one go about creating a table on the fly? I've got the PHP script generating a random table name.. it's all being done in MySQL (predictably) and PHP.. any help would be great..
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    You use the same command as you would from the command line, only in mysql_query()

    $result = mysql_query("CREATE TABLE $your_table (id INT,var TEXT)");

    for example...

    ---John Holmes...

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