PHP 5 < 5.3.0, dbase 5, dbase 7
dbase_get_record - Gets a record from a database as an indexed array

dbase_get_record( resource$database, int$number ): array

Gets a record from a database as an indexed array.



The database resource, returned by dbase_open or dbase_create.


The index of the record between 1 and dbase_numrecords($dbase_identifier).

Return Values

An indexed array with the record. This array will also include an associative key named deleted which is set to 1 if the record has been marked for deletion (see dbase_delete_record).

Each field is converted to the appropriate PHP type, except:

Dates are left as strings.

DateTime values are converted to strings.

Integers outside the range PHP_INT_MIN..PHP_INT_MAX are returned as strings.

Before dbase 7.0.0, booleans (L) were converted to 1 or 0.

On error, dbase_get_record will return false.


Version Description
dbase 7.0.0 database is now a resource instead of an int.

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