PHP 5, PHP 7, PHP 8
variant_get_type - Returns the type of a variant object

variant_get_type( variant$variant ): int

Returns the type of a variant object.



The variant object.

Return Values

This function returns an integer value that indicates the type of variant, which can be an instance of , or classes. The return value can be compared to one of the VT_XXX constants.

The return value for COM and DOTNET objects will usually be VT_DISPATCH; the only reason this function works for those classes is because COM and DOTNET are descendants of VARIANT.

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