The getValue method returns the value of the configuration parameter key in a given section. If the key does not exist in the section, then it returns the default value.


getValue( section, key [, default] )


Argument Description
section (string) The section name in the configuration file.
key (string) The name of the key from which to read.
default (string/boolean/number) The default value to use if no key is found.


A string, boolean, or integer containing the value read from the configuration file.