James John – Software Engineer



How to Escape MySQL REGEXP Strings in PHP

It’s usually weird with MySQL in everything I guess. Again, I ran into using Regex in MySQL using REGEXP which is pretty cool. MySQL escape strings with double backslash \\, unlike other programming languages using single slash. But the problem here is that the string to be escaped is in a PHP variable, how do […]

MySQL Default Column Value with Control Flow Operations

After a long while, I faced another problem which I solved and it feels awesome which I’m going to share right away! I must say, MySQL is awesome! The more you write MySQL the less you write PHP vice versa. So on this post I’m going to share how to input default column value with […]