$database->sqlMode() method

Get SQL mode, set SQL mode, add to existing SQL mode, or remove from existing SQL mode

Example

// Get SQL mode
$mode = $database->sqlMode();

// Add an SQL mode
$database->sqlMode('add', 'STRICT_TRANS_TABLES');

// Remove SQL mode if version at least 5.7.0
$database->sqlMode('remove', 'ONLY_FULL_GROUP_BY', '5.7.0');

Usage

// basic usage
$string = $database->sqlMode();

// usage with all arguments
$string = $database->sqlMode(string $action = 'get', string $mode = '', string $minVersion = '');

Arguments

NameType(s)Description
action (optional)string

Specify "get", "set", "add" or "remove". (default="get")

mode (optional)string

Mode string or CSV string with SQL mode(s), i.e. "STRICT_TRANS_TABLES,ONLY_FULL_GROUP_BY". This argument should be omitted when using the "get" action.

minVersion (optional)string

Make the given action only apply if MySQL version is at least $minVersion, i.e. "5.7.0".

Return value

string bool

Returns string in "get" action, boolean false if required version not present, or true otherwise.

Exceptions

Method can throw exceptions on error:

  • WireException - If given an invalid $action


$database methods and properties

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