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Retrieves a count of
xPDOObjects by the specified array or
If you are specifying the
select(), don't use
getCount(), just run the query and get the results normally.
getCount() is a shortcut that replaces your
COUNT(DISTINCT primaryKeyField) automatically, based on the primary key definition of the class you specify. Group by should work, as long as it makes sense with the
COUNT(DISTINCT primaryKeyField) select clause.
integer getCount (string $className, [mixed $criteria = null])
Get a count of all the Box objects with width 20.
$total = $xpdo->getCount('Box',array( 'width' => 20, ));
Note that if you pass this function a query object for the second parameter, the limit criteria may be ignored.
$query = $modx->newQuery('States'); $query->limit(10, 0); // <-- probably you want to put this line AFTER the getCount $total_states = $modx->getCount('States',$query); // If you have 50 states, this may print 50, not 10! Be careful! $modx->log(modX::LOG_LEVEL_ERROR, "Total States: $total_states");