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DatabaseConnection form field type

From Joomla! Documentation

Provides a list of available database connections, optionally limiting to a given list.

  • name (mandatory) is the unique name of the parameter.
  • type (mandatory) must be contentlanguage.
  • label (mandatory) (translatable) is the descriptive title of the field.
  • description (optional) (translatable) tooltip for the form field.


Example XML Definition

<field name="dbtype" type="databaseconnection"
        label="COM_CONFIG_FIELD_DATABASE_TYPE_LABEL"
        description="COM_CONFIG_FIELD_DATABASE_TYPE_DESC"
        supported="mysql,mysqli,postgresql,sqlsrv,sqlazure"
        filter="string" />