fdf_set_value — Sets the value of a field.
bool fdf_set_value(fdfdoc, fieldname, value, isname);
resource fdfdoc: FDF
string fieldname: Field
string value: Field
int isname: PDF name or
TRUE on success; FALSE on error
Sets the value of a field in the FDF document if a form
is being prepopulated with variables. If isname has a value of 1, value is converted to a PDF name; if isname has a value of 0, value is a PDF string.
Existing since versions 3.0.6 and 4.0
Example 290. Create an FDF
// create the FDF file
$outfdf = fdf_create();
// set values of two fields
fdf_set_value($outfdf, "volume", $volume, 0);
fdf_set_value($outfdf, "date", date("d/m/Y"), 0);
// set the results file
// save and output to client
$fp = fopen("outtest.fdf", "r");
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