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mike cee
mike cee
7,302 Points

exec() function syntax error. please help

i get this parse error. i dont know why. $db->exec(''SET NAMES 'utf8''');

Parse error: syntax error, unexpected 'SET' (T_STRING) in /Applications/MAMP/htdocs/shirts4mike/database.php on line 7

2 Answers

Hmm the code looks fine ,

Have you replace

$db->exec("SET NAMES 'utf8'");

T_String mean you miss out the double quotes or ending quotes incorrectly

Change it to $db->exec("SET NAMES 'utf8'");

change ' ' to "


It might look like the same code but it bit different by the way

Double Quotes just " not two '

Don't be serious man , You doing great , just a bit mistake typing

mike cee
mike cee
7,302 Points

THANK YOU. i have auto complete "on". (two single '' quotes together look like one " )

Glad that I can help ;)