GpaStatus GpaGetDataTypeAsStr(
    GpaDataType counter_data_type,
    const char** type_str);


Gets a string representation of the specified counter data type. This could be used to display counter types along with their name or value. For example the kGpaDataTypeUint64 counter_data_type would return gpa_uint64.


Name Description
counter_data_type The data type whose string representation is needed.
type_str The address which will hold the string representation upon successful execution.

Return value

Return value Description
kGpaStatusOk The string representation was successfully retrieved.
kGpaStatusErrorNullPointer The supplied type_str parameter is NULL.
kGpaStatusErrorInvalidParameter The counter_data_type parameter has an invalid value.
kGpaStatusErrorException Exception occurred.