H5T.get_member_offset

Offset of field of compound data type

Syntax

output = H5T.get_member_offset(type_id,membno)

Description

output = H5T.get_member_offset(type_id,membno) returns the byte offset of the field specified by membno in the compound data type specified by type_id. Note that zero (0) is a valid offset.

Examples

fid = H5F.open('example.h5');
dset_id = H5D.open(fid,'/g3/compound');
type_id = H5D.get_type(dset_id);
idx = H5T.get_member_offset(type_id,1); 
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