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PHP Manual [session_encode]

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PHP Manual || Session Functions

(PHP 4, PHP 5, PHP 7)

session_encodeEncodes the current session data as a session encoded string


session_encode ( void ) : string

session_encode() returns a serialized string of the contents of the current session data stored in the $_SESSION superglobal.

By default, the serialization method used is internal to PHP, and is not the same as serialize(). The serialization method can be set using session.serialize_handler.

Return Values

Returns the contents of the current session encoded.



Must call session_start() before using session_encode().

See Also

PHP Manual || Session Functions