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ssGetDataTypeName

Get the name of a data type

Syntax

const char *ssGetDataTypeName(SimStruct *S, DTypeId id)

Arguments

S

SimStruct representing an S-Function block.

id

ID of a data type.

Returns

The name of the data type specified by id, if id is valid. Otherwise, returns NULL and reports an error.

Description

Use to obtain the name of a data type.

    Note:   Because this macro reports any error that occurs, you do not need to use ssSetErrorStatus to report the error.

For more information about using custom data types in S-functions, see Custom Data Types.

Languages

C, C++

Example

The following example gets the name of a custom data type.

const char *dtypeName = ssGetDataTypeName(S, id);
if(dtypeName == NULL) return;

Introduced before R2006a

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