PHP | odbc_errormsg() Function

PHP odbc_errormsg() Function

Hello folks! welcome back to a new edition of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the PHP odbc_errormsg() Function.

The built-in PHP odbc_errormsg() function is used to get the last error message.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

string odbc_errormsg ([ resource $connection_id ] )

Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description


It contains the information about connection id

Return Value

This built-in function returns the last state of the connection on success else it returns the last state of any connection on failure.


Try out the following example below -

      $input_ID = odbc_connect("DSN","user_id","pass_id");
      $sql = "SELECT ProductName, UnitPrice FROM WrongTable";
      if (!$result = @odbc_exec($input_ID, $sql)) {
         echo "Query error! ODBC error: ", odbc_errormsg();
      } else {
         while (odbc_fetch_row($result)) {
            echo odbc_result($result, "ProductName"), "\n";

Alright guys! This is where we are going to be rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial, we are going to be discussing about the PHP odbc_exec() Function.

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