How to select and display MySQL records data in PHP

This is the simplest code to select and display records from MySQL database table and display in PHP.

$cn=mysql_connect($db_host,$db_user,$db_password) or die(mysql_error());
mysql_select_db($db_name,$cn) or die(mysql_error());

$sql = “SELECT field_name FROM table_name”;
$rs = mysql_query($sql) or die(mysql_error());

while($row = mysql_fetch_array($rs)){

echo $field_name = $row["field_name"];
echo “</br>”;


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