PhpRiot
Become Zend Certified

Prepare for the ZCE exam using our quizzes (web or iPad/iPhone). More info...


When you're ready get 7.5% off your exam voucher using voucher CJQNOV23 at the Zend Store

pg_lo_read_all

(PHP 4 >= 4.2.0, PHP 5)

pg_lo_read_all Reads an entire large object and send straight to browser

Description

int pg_lo_read_all ( resource $large_object )

pg_lo_read_all() reads a large object and passes it straight through to the browser after sending all pending headers. Mainly intended for sending binary data like images or sound.

To use the large object interface, it is necessary to enclose it within a transaction block.

Note:

This function used to be called pg_loreadall().

Parameters

large_object

PostgreSQL large object (LOB) resource, returned by pg_lo_open().

Return Values

Number of bytes read or FALSE on error.

Examples

Example #1 pg_lo_read_all() example

<?php
   header
('Content-type: image/jpeg');
   
$image_oid 189762345;
   
$database pg_connect("dbname=jacarta");
   
pg_query($database"begin");
   
$handle pg_lo_open($database$image_oid"r");
   
pg_lo_read_all($handle);
   
pg_query($database"commit");
?>

See Also

PHP Manual