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(PHP 5 < 5.3.0, dbase 5, dbase 7)

dbase_get_header_infoGets the header info of a database


dbase_get_header_info(resource $database): array

Returns information on the column structure of the given database resource.

Bağımsız Değişkenler


The database resource, returned by dbase_open() or dbase_create().

Dönen Değerler

An indexed array with an entry for each column in the database. The array index starts at 0.

Each array element contains an associative array of column information, as described here:

The name of the column
The human-readable name for the dbase type of the column (i.e. date, boolean, etc.) The supported field types are listed in the introduction section.
The number of bytes this column can hold
The number of digits of decimal precision for the column
A suggested printf() format specifier for the column
The byte offset of the column from the start of the row

If the database header information cannot be read, false is returned.

Sürüm Bilgisi

Sürüm: Açıklama
dbase 7.0.0 database is now a resource instead of an int.


Örnek 1 Showing header information for a dBase database file

// Path to dbase file
$db_path = "/tmp/test.dbf";

// Open dbase file
$dbh = dbase_open($db_path, 0)
or die(
"Error! Could not open dbase database file '$db_path'.");

// Get column information
$column_info = dbase_get_header_info($dbh);

// Display information

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