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cdflib.getFileBackward

Return current backward compatibility mode setting

Syntax

mode = cdflib.getFileBackward()

Description

mode = cdflib.getFileBackward() returns the backward compatibility mode.

Output Arguments

mode

One of the following text strings:

BACKWARDFILEonBackward compatibility mode is on.
BACKWARDFILEoffBackward compatibility mode is off.

For more information about backward compatibility mode, see cdflib.setFileBackward.

Examples

mode = cdflib.getFileBackward

mode =

BACKWARDFILEoff

References

This function corresponds to the CDF library C API routine CDFgetFileBackward.

To use this function, you must be familiar with the CDF C interface. Read the CDF documentation at the CDF Web site.

For copyright information, see the cdfcopyright.txt file.

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