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Java Open Clients
Accessing ABL ProDataSets : ProDataObjectMetaData class : Methods : getProType( )
getProType( )
Returns the ABL data type of the specified column property as a class constant value found in com.progress.open4gl.Parameter.


int getProType(int propertyIndex)
Specifies a 0-based index into the ProDataObject property list, limited by the value of getFieldCount( ) method. It returns a value that corresponds to the relative position specified by fieldNumber in setFieldMetaData( ) method.
For more information on the class constant values provided by the com.progress.open4gl.Parameter class, see the information on specifying data type meta data for temp-tables in Passing Parameters.