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odbc_field_type

(PHP 4, PHP 5)

odbc_field_typeDatatype of a field

Descrierea

string odbc_field_type ( resource $result_id , int $field_number )

Gets the SQL type of the field referenced by number in the given result identifier.

Parametri

result_id

The result identifier.

field_number

The field number. Field numbering starts at 1.

Valorile întoarse

Returns the field type as a string, or FALSE on error.

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jschwartz at the-infoshop dot com
5 years ago
Quick note: as noted below, MS Access type AutoNumber comes across as type COUNTER. What I didn't see mentioned is that PHP interprets type COUNTER as a string, not an integer.

More annoying than anything else, in my particular case; but I'd guess it could bite somebody, somewhere.
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jorge dot emailNOSPAM at gmail dot com
7 years ago
Here is the complete list!

Access 2003 as the following teturntypes:

COUNTER  -  Autoincrement
VARCHAR  -  Text
LONGCHAR  -  Memo
INTEGER  -  Number
DATETIME  -  Date/Time
CURRENCY  -  Currency
BIT  -  TRUE/FALSE
LONGBINARY  -  OLE-Object
LONGCHAR  -  Hyperlink
DOUBLE - Double Number
BYTE - Byte Number
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not[at]wgpower[dot]net
8 years ago
Some fields can be of the following type too : REAL
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jazper at lycos dot de
12 years ago
Returntypes on Access2000
COUNTER  -  Autoincrement
VARCHAR  -  Text
LONGCHAR  -  Memo
INTEGER  -  Number
DATETIME  -  Date/Time
CURRENCY  -  Currency
BIT  -  TRUE/FALSE
LONGBINARY  -  OLE-Object
LONGCHAR  -  Hyperlink

cheers, j.a.z.
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