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PHP Programming with PEAR by Stoyan Stefanov, Carsten Lucke

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DataGrids

Windows programmers are familiar with the concept of using a DataGrid component to display data in a flexible and sortable grid. In simple scenarios, all a programmer needs is to pull data out of a DataSource (database, text file, array) and display it in an easily configurable HTML web page. In more complex scenarios a programmer will want to make the grid sortable, enable data filtering, and render it to multiple formats.

On the web front, ASP.NET programmers have a DataGrid component available to them. PHP has no standard implementation of the DataGrid, and most PHP programmers have had to write their own component or settle for a third-party component or commercial implementation.

As mentioned above, a DataGrid component requires ...

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