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H5D.get_type

Copy of datatype

Syntax

type_id = H5D.get_type(dataset_id)

Description

type_id = H5D.get_type(dataset_id) returns an identifier for a copy of the data type for the dataset specified by dataset_id.

Examples

fid = H5F.open('example.h5');
dset_id = H5D.open(fid,'/g1/g1.1/dset1.1.1');
type_id = H5D.get_type(dset_id);
H5T.close(type_id);
H5D.close(dset_id);
H5F.close(fid);

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