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H5T_GET_SIZE

H5T_GET_SIZE

The H5T_GET_SIZE function returns the size of a datatype in bytes.

Syntax


Result = H5T_GET_SIZE(Datatype_id)

Return Value


Represents the size (in bytes) of the first element found within the datatype.

Note: When H5T_GET_SIZE is given a datatype containing a string, it will return the number of characters + 1.

Arguments


Datatype_id

An integer representing the datatype’s identifier to be queried.

Keywords


None

Version History


5.6

Introduced

See Also


H5T_GET_CLASS, H5T_GET_SUPER



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