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Bug #22042 pg_result_seek($res, 0) sets the counter to 1, not 0
Submitted: 2003-02-04 05:34 UTC Modified: 2003-02-04 12:35 UTC
From: shot at shot dot prv dot pl Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: PostgreSQL related
PHP Version: 4.3.0 OS: Slackware Linux
Private report: No CVE-ID:
 [2003-02-04 05:34 UTC] shot at shot dot prv dot pl
If I get the idea of pg_result_seek() right, instead of the following script

$result = pg_query($db, $query);
// some outside loop
while ($whatever) {
    for ($i = 0; $i < pg_num_rows($result); $i++) {
        $row = pg_fetch_array($result, $i);
        // do something

I should be able to write

$result = pg_query($db, $query);
// some outside loop
while ($whatever) {
    pg_result_seek($result, 0);
    while ($row = pg_fetch_array($result)) {
        // do something

The problem is, when I use it this way, it misses the first row (it looks like it iterated from the row nr 1, which is the second row in the result). I even tried to call pg_result_seek($result, -1), but, not surprisingly, it didn't work.

PostgreSQL 7.2.3 on i686-pc-linux-gnu, compiled by GCC egcs-2.91.66

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