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    I am receiving a very strange error when running a while loop to pull out rows from a mySQL db using PHP....
    Warning: Supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/tribaloutpost/public_html/teamwa/tribescon/roster.php3 on line 40

    Line 40 is the beginning of the while loop which looks like...

    while($myrow = mysql_fetch_array($result)) {
    $list[$myrow['id']] = $myrow["$sortby"];

    Any ideas? I am in deperate need. Thanks
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    That error usually means that your query did not return any data to put in $result. After your mysql_db_query()command, put:

    echo "Error is " . mysql_error();

    That might give you some more specifics. It could be any number of things...post what mysql_error outputs and someone can probably give some more help..

    ---John Holmes

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