Efficient: put Content of HTML file into mysql database

Jesse Jaggars cynshard at gmail.com
Mon Nov 19 19:43:58 CET 2007


Fabian López wrote:
> Hi colegues,
> do you know the most efficient way to put the content of an html file 
> into a mySQL database?Could it be this one?:
> 1.- I have the html document in my hard disk.
> 2.- Then I Open the file (maybe with fopen??)
> 3.- Read the content (fread or similar)
> 4.- Write all the content it in a SQL sentence.
>
> What happens if the html file is very big?
>
>
> Thanks!
> FAbian
>
>
I don't understand why you would want to store an entire static html 
page in the database. All that accomplishes is adding the overhead of 
calling MySQL too.

If you want to serve HTML do just let your webserver serve HTML.

Is there more to the situation that would help myself and others 
understand why you want to do this?



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