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[Help!] Getting Data From Database In Javascript?


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Hello, I am installing a javascript imageslider on my website. But I want to be able to store the "image-link" in a database, so every user can have his own images. This comes from the slidercode (jas.js):

var JaS = {// Customization parametersimagePath : "../pictures/",images : [["1.jpg", "Bat bridge in Austin"],["2.jpg", "Blossoming tree", "Tree"],],

A lot of other vars are beneath here. ---------- Right now it works with this:

<button type="button" onclick="showUser(this.value)" value="<?php echo $_SESSION['myusername']; ?>">Change content</button>		<br />		<div id="myDiv"><h2>Let AJAX change this text</h2></div>

Javascript code I got mostly from w3schools.com:(str = <?php echo $_SESSION['myusername']; ?> --> username of the current user)

function showUser(str){if (str=="")	{	 document.getElementById("myDiv").innerHTML="no username";	 return;	}if (window.XMLHttpRequest)   {// code for IE7+, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari	xmlhttp=new XMLHttpRequest();   }else   {// code for IE6, IE5  xmlhttp=new ActiveXObject("Microsoft.XMLHTTP");   }xmlhttp.onreadystatechange=function()   {  if (xmlhttp.readyState==4 && xmlhttp.status==200)   {	document.getElementById("myDiv").innerHTML=xmlhttp.responseText;   }   }xmlhttp.open("GET","../modules/get.php?q="+str,true);xmlhttp.send();}

This is my php file (get.php):(it has a database connection)

<?php$q=$_GET["q"];$sql="SELECT * FROM pictures WHERE username='".$q."'";$result = mysql_query($sql);while($row = mysql_fetch_array($result))  {  echo "['" . $row['path'] . "', '" . $row['title'] . "'], </br>";  }?>

The output is:

['1.jpg', 'Bat bridge in Austin'],['2.jpg', 'Blossoming tree'],

---------- So I want to combine the 2 codes so the image slider will select the right images automatically by connection to the database and getting the "image-links" which correspond with the username. I want this to happen without having to push a button (--> automatically :P). I'm not an experienced user/writer of javascript at all, so I hope someone on this forum can help me out. ~ xemx

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