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how to store many files in one database fields?? i manage to store one file into database field.. but fail to store many files.....

how should i do that>> one database field for many files name.. is this way correct???

or each field for one filename?? 10 fields for 10 files??
Jul 21 '07 #1
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christopherpond
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Sounds like you should create association table
Jul 24 '07 #2
lyealain
102 New Member
is this how all people do for this problem?? how do u all insert multiple files into database>>> ???
Jul 24 '07 #3
lyealain
102 New Member
is this how all people do for this problem?? how do u all insert multiple files into database>>> ???
waht is association tables.
Jul 24 '07 #4
christopherpond
26 New Member
Well I don't have your schema but I would keep your existing Table A and create another table call it documents that has a foreign key to Table A's ID column.

For example,
Table A
ID = 1

Table B (2 columns (or 3 if you don't want composite key)
Columns
Filename
Table A ID

Then you can have a single record in Table A but many filenames in Table B.
Jul 24 '07 #5

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