Returns the data from column in the current row, fetched by oci_fetch.
For details on the data type mapping performed by the OCI8 extension, see the datatypes supported by the driver
Can be either use the column number (1-based) or the column name. The case of the column name must be the case that Oracle meta data describes the column as, which is uppercase for columns created case insensitively.
Returns everything as strings except for abstract types (ROWIDs, LOBs and FILEs). Returns false on error.
In PHP versions before 5.0.0 you must use ociresult instead. This name still can be used, it was left as alias of oci_result for downwards compatability. This, however, is deprecated and not recommended.