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Exception::getMessageGets the Exception message


final public Exception::getMessage(): string

Returns the Exception message.


This function has no parameters.

Return Values

Returns the Exception message as a string.


Example #1 Exception::getMessage() example

try {
    throw new 
Exception("Some error message");
} catch(
Exception $e) {

The above example will output something similar to:

Some error message

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