Drupal 7 Module Development Part 7 – Database API displaying data – Daily Dose of Drupal Episode 22

Continued from the last episode of the Daily Dose of Drupal, this episode continues Drupal 7 module development work with the Database API to pull data from the database and display it on a page.

In this episode you will learn:

– How to pull data from the Drupal database using the Drupal 7 db_query function
– How to use db_select and the Database API’s dynamic query building to pull data from the database
– How to display data using a theme function to output data as a table
– How to sanitize user entered data for display using the Drupal check_plain and check_markup functions

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