function db_table_exists

Checks if a table exists.


$table: The name of the table in drupal (no prefixing).

Return value

TRUE if the given table exists, otherwise FALSE.

Related topics

24 calls to db_table_exists()
DatabaseRegressionTestCase::testDBTableExists in drupal/modules/simpletest/tests/database_test.test
Test the db_table_exists() function.
DatabaseTemporaryQueryTestCase::testTemporaryQuery in drupal/modules/simpletest/tests/database_test.test
Confirm that temporary tables work and are limited to one request.
DatabaseTestCase::installTables in drupal/modules/simpletest/tests/database_test.test
Set up several tables needed by a certain test.
dblog_update_7003 in drupal/modules/dblog/dblog.install
Account for possible legacy systems where dblog was not installed.
drupal_uninstall_schema in drupal/includes/
Removes all tables defined in a module's hook_schema().

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drupal/includes/database/, line 2819
Core systems for the database layer.


function db_table_exists($table) {
  return Database::getConnection()