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XMLWriter::outputMemory

xmlwriter_output_memory

(PHP 5 >= 5.1.2, PHP 7, PECL xmlwriter >= 0.1.0)

XMLWriter::outputMemory -- xmlwriter_output_memoryReturns current buffer

Description

Object oriented style

public XMLWriter::outputMemory ([ bool $flush = TRUE ] ) : string

Procedural style

xmlwriter_output_memory ( XMLWriter $writer [, bool $flush = TRUE ] ) : string

Returns the current buffer.

Parameters

writer

Only for procedural calls. The XMLWriter instance that is being modified. This object is returned from a call to xmlwriter_open_uri() or xmlwriter_open_memory().

flush

Whether to flush the output buffer or not. Default is TRUE.

Return Values

Returns the current buffer as a string.

Changelog

Version Description
8.0.0 writer expects an XMLWriter instance now; previously, a resource was expected.

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dave at dtracorp dot com
13 years ago
when writing xml with xmlwriter, there is no need to use htmlspecialchars or htmlentities for the text() method (this will only cause double encoding)
the xmlwriter takes care of entities for you after calling outputMemory
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