What this chapter covers:
We have some unfinished business left over from the last chapter. Figure 13-2 shows content from the
journal table with just the first two sentences of each article displayed and a link to the rest of the article. However, I didn't show you how it was done. The full list of articles in
journal_list.php also displays the MySQL timestamp in its raw state, which isn't very elegant, particularly if you're using MySQL 3.23 or 4.0. In addition to tidying up those two things, this chapter addresses some of the most common questions ...