PECL var_representation >= 0.1.0
var_representation - Returns a short, readable, parsable string representation of a variable
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var_representation( mixed$value, [int$flags = 0] ): string

var_representation (from the var_representation PECL) returns a string with structured information about the given variable. It is similar to var_export with differences in indentation, string escaping, and array representations.



The variable to generate a representation of.


Bitmask consisting of VAR_REPRESENTATION_SINGLE_LINE, VAR_REPRESENTATION_UNESCAPED. The behaviour of these constants is described on the var_representation constants page.

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Returns the variable representation.

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