On Tue, 2002-03-12 at 14:33, max wrote: > While looking thru php funcions (mixed ora_getcolumn ( int cursor, mixed > column) in partucular) > I came across type MIXED. What does that mean? There is no such type > mentioned in the php > docs under TYPES section. > > thanks. > > max.
It simply means that more than one type is valid at that point. In the above example, it means that ora_getcolumn() can return variables of different types. For instance, on failure, it returns FALSE (Boolean); on success, it returns a string or NULL. Hope this helps, Torben -- Torben Wilson <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> http://www.thebuttlesschaps.com http://www.hybrid17.com http://www.inflatableeye.com +1.604.709.0506 -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php