(PHP 5)


(no version information, might be only in CVS)

stmt->send_long_data -- Send data in blocks


Procedural style:

bool mysqli_stmt_send_long_data ( object stmt, int param_nr, string data)

Object oriented style (method)

class stmt {

bool stmt_send_long_data ( int param_nr, string data)


Allows to send parameter data to the server in pieces (or chunks), e.g. if the size of a blob exceeds the size of max_allowed_packet. This function can be called multiple times to send the parts of a character or binary data value for a column, which must be one of the TEXT or BLOB datatypes.

param_nr indicates which parameter to associate the data with. Parameters are numbered beginning with 0. data is a string containing data to be sent.

Return Values

Returns TRUE on success or FALSE on failure.

See Also

mysqli_prepare(), mysqli_stmt_bind_param()