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Re: [PHP] Array strangeness




On Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 10:08 AM, Aziz Saleh <azizsaleh@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

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> On Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 10:02 AM, Lester Caine <lester@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
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>> Code is simple enough in long hand ...
>>
>> $surname = array();
>> $name = $row['n_surn'];
>> $cnt = $row['sn_count'];
>> print_r($row);
>> print($name);
>> print($cnt);
>> $surnames[$name]['name'] = $name;
>> $surnames[$name]['match'] = $cnt;
>>
>> Result ...
>> Array ( [n_surn] => CORTEEN [sn_count] => 227 )
>> CORTEEN
>> 227
>> Array ( [CORTEEN] =>
>>     Array ( [name] => CORTEEN
>>             [match] => Array ( [name] => CORTEEN [match] => 227 ) ) )
>>
>> WHY is the [match] an array rather than the 227 value from the original
>> result array.
>> Actual code was not expanded using the intermediate variables, but the
>> problem is that incorrect value in the match field :(
>>
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> That is weird, you are not touching the array $surnames anywhere else.
> Also noticed you are declaring $surname but using the plural version
> $surnames.
>

First sentence was meant as a question (missed the question mark). Sorry
about that!