$database->getIndexes() method

Get all indexes from given table

By default it returns an array of index names. Specify true for the verbose option to get index name, type and columns (array) for each index.

Available since version 3.0.182.

Usage

// basic usage
$array = $database->getIndexes(string $table);

// usage with all arguments
$array = $database->getIndexes(string $table, $verbose = false);

Arguments

NameType(s)Description
tablestring

Name of table to get indexes for or table.index (usually combined with verbose option).

verbose (optional)bool, int, string

Include array of verbose information for each? (default=false)

  • Omit or false (bool) to just get index names.
  • True (bool) or 1 (int) to get a verbose array of information for each index, indexed by index name.
  • 2 (int) to get regular PHP array of raw MySQL index information.
  • Index name (string) to get verbose array only for only that index.

Return value

array


$database methods and properties

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