Gets a copy of the dataspace for an attribute

Procedure:

H5A_GET_SPACE ( attr_id )

Signature:

<pre><code class="language-c">hid_t H5Aget_space(hid_t attr_id)
</code></pre>

<pre><code class="language-fortran">Fortran90 Interface: h5aget_space_f
    
SUBROUTINE h5aget_space_f(attr_id, space_id, hdferr) 
  IMPLICIT NONE
  INTEGER(HID_T), INTENT(IN) :: attr_id   ! Attribute identifier 
  INTEGER(HID_T), INTENT(OUT) :: space_id ! Attribute dataspace identifier
  INTEGER, INTENT(OUT) :: hdferr          ! Error code:
                                          ! 0 on success and -1 on failure
END SUBROUTINE h5aget_space_f
	</code></pre>

Parameters:

hid_t attr_id     IN: Identifier of an attribute

Description:

H5A_GET_SPACE retrieves a copy of the dataspace for an attribute. The dataspace identifier returned from this function must be released with H5S_CLOSE or resource leaks will develop.

Returns:

Returns attribute dataspace identifier if successful; otherwise returns a negative value.

Example:

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