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xml_get_current_column_number

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xml_get_current_column_number Get current column number for an XML parser

Description

int xml_get_current_column_number ( resource $parser )

Gets the current column number of the given XML parser.

Parameters

parser

A reference to the XML parser to get column number from.

Return Values

This function returns FALSE if parser does not refer to a valid parser, or else it returns which column on the current line (as given by xml_get_current_line_number()) the parser is currently at.

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shaun at 5810 dot com
11 years ago
Column numbers apparently start at 0. So you may want to add 1.
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javajohn at gulfbridge.net
11 years ago
"Column number" refers to the current character position within the current line of the XML document.
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