Frees all resources (local and remote) associated with a result set. In some cases (e.g., very large result sets) this can be a critical step to avoid exhausting resources (memory, file descriptors, etc.)
This documentation page describes the generics. Refer to the documentation pages linked below for the documentation for the methods that are implemented in various backend packages.
An object inheriting from DBIResult.
Other arguments passed on to methods.
An attempt to close an already closed result set issues a warning in both cases.
dbClearResult() frees all resources associated with retrieving
the result of a query or update operation.
The DBI backend can expect a call to
dbClearResult() for each