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COM -- COM class

Synopsis

$obj = new COM("server.object")

Description

The COM class provides a framework to integrate (D)COM components into your php scripts.

Methods

string COM::COM ( string module_name [, string server_name [, int codepage]])

COM class constructor. Parameters:

module_name

name or class-id of the requested component.

server_name

name of the DCOM server from which the component should be fetched. If NULL, localhost is assumed. To allow DCOM com.allow_dcom has to be set to TRUE in php.ini.

codepage

specifies the codepage that is used to convert php-strings to unicode-strings and vice versa. Possible values are CP_ACP, CP_MACCP, CP_OEMCP, CP_SYMBOL, CP_THREAD_ACP, CP_UTF7 and CP_UTF8.

Example 1. COM example (1)

<?php
// starting word
$word = new COM("word.application") or die("Unable to instanciate Word");
print "Loaded Word, version {$word->Version}\n";

//bring it to front
$word->Visible = 1;

//open an empty document
$word->Documents->Add();

//do some weird stuff
$word->Selection->TypeText("This is a test...");
$word->Documents[1]->SaveAs("Useless test.doc");

//closing word
$word->Quit();

//free the object
$word->Release();
$word = null;
 ?>

Example 2. COM example (2)

<?php

$conn = new COM("ADODB.Connection") or die("Cannot start ADO");
$conn->Open("Provider=SQLOLEDB; Data Source=localhost;
Initial Catalog=database; User ID=user; Password=password");

$rs = $conn->Execute("SELECT * FROM sometable");    // Recordset

$num_columns = $rs->Fields->Count();
echo $num_columns . "\n";

for ($i=0; $i < $num_columns; $i++)
{
    $fld[$i] = $rs->Fields($i);
}

$rowcount = 0;
while (!$rs->EOF)
{
    for ($i=0; $i < $num_columns; $i++)
    {
        echo $fld[$i]->value . "\t";
    }
    echo "\n";
    $rowcount++;            // increments rowcount
    $rs->MoveNext();
}

$rs->Close();
$conn->Close();

$rs->Release();
$conn->Release();

$rs = null;
$conn = null;

 ?>

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