View Full Version : Newbie: WebApp to display data from MySQL Database?

3 Jan 2011, 10:07 AM

Just checking out Sencha and would love some advice!

I've got a classified ads website, the ad details are saved in a MySQL database. I want to create a mobile page that displays the recent ads, formatted to maybe show thumnail, title, price, description etc.

I'd like the list and interface to look like a native app.

Can I achieve this with Sencha? Any pointers to tutorials would be great. Or even if there's something other than Sencha that'd be better suited.


3 Jan 2011, 11:39 AM
Here is a quick sample of what I do to get the data from sql and update a list.

var newdata = []
for (var i = 0; i < numRecords; i++) {
var record = data[i];
'city': record[0]

As for how it looks it's up to you how you style it.

3 Jan 2011, 3:57 PM
Thanks for the reply.

I'm new to Sencha though so have no idea where that code would go! Might be useful if I go with Sencha and look more into it though...