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This is the third and final article in a three-part series dealing with using PHP 4 and MySQL to make a comprehensive e-commerce storefront solution. This article covers the shopping cart, payment processing, and database engine considerations, among many other topics. Full source code included!
Before reading this guide, you should have read and completed part 2 of this series. Specifically, you should have the mymarket database up and running, and have all the user management functions running. Your PHP4 sessions should also be working.
If you have not already done so, please read Part 2 of this guide at:
Also, if you want to follow this guide and get a working site, you must use PHP4. The final release of PHP4 is out now, so you should probably upgrade to that if you are still using any pre-release version.