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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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