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Is This a Good Idea? Use Melba's GUIListViewEx to Directly Edit MySQL records

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Hi,

First of all, thank you very much to Melba for creating GUIListViewEx UDF :)

I have a MySQL database on internet webserver that I need to edit regulary.

I plan to read those records into an 2D array, edit them using Melba's GUIListViewEx UDF

and save them.

By this way I dont need to handover MySQL credentials to the user because they are

"protected" in the AutoIT execuatable (ok, I know this is not really true because users

can docompiling, etc) and they dont need to learn how to use those "complex" MySQL tools

for this simple task.

Do you guys think this is a good idea?

Thank you! :)

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Yes, as you understand your credentials are not protected.


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Yes, as you understand your credentials are not protected.

 

Yes, I understand :) That is much better compared to I hand over the credential plainly to the user to connect to the MySQL database.

Anyhing I should know or a better way to do this?

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Push everything to the cloud to gain security. But this is a deep decision!


This wonderful site allows debugging and testing regular expressions (many flavors available). An absolute must have in your bookmarks.
Another excellent RegExp tutorial. Don't forget downloading your copy of up-to-date pcretest.exe and pcregrep.exe here
RegExp tutorial: enough to get started
PCRE v8.33 regexp documentation latest available release and currently implemented in AutoIt beta.

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SQLite Expert (freeware Personal Edition or payware Pro version) is a very useful SQLite database manager.
An excellent eBook covering almost every aspect of SQLite3: a must-read for anyone doing serious work.
SQL tutorial (covers "generic" SQL, but most of it applies to SQLite as well)
A work-in-progress SQLite3 tutorial. Don't miss other LxyzTHW pages!
SQLite official website with full documentation (may be newer than the SQLite library that comes standard with AutoIt)

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Push everything to the cloud to gain security. But this is a deep decision!

 

Hi Jchd,

Would you like to explain what do you mean by that?

I'm sorry for my poor english and understanding :

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Make your application web-based and have actual processing done on the server side.


This wonderful site allows debugging and testing regular expressions (many flavors available). An absolute must have in your bookmarks.
Another excellent RegExp tutorial. Don't forget downloading your copy of up-to-date pcretest.exe and pcregrep.exe here
RegExp tutorial: enough to get started
PCRE v8.33 regexp documentation latest available release and currently implemented in AutoIt beta.

SQLitespeed is another feature-rich premier SQLite manager (includes import/export). Well worth a try.
SQLite Expert (freeware Personal Edition or payware Pro version) is a very useful SQLite database manager.
An excellent eBook covering almost every aspect of SQLite3: a must-read for anyone doing serious work.
SQL tutorial (covers "generic" SQL, but most of it applies to SQLite as well)
A work-in-progress SQLite3 tutorial. Don't miss other LxyzTHW pages!
SQLite official website with full documentation (may be newer than the SQLite library that comes standard with AutoIt)

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Make your application web-based and have actual processing done on the server side.

 

Understand now :)

This is another great point of view.

But the only programming language I know (I know = I can code it but limited capabilities) is AutoIT :*

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Is there any more input/idea for this? :)

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