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Export macros programmatically; print information about available macros.

Background Information

A macro defines a substitution in a line of ObjectScript code. For details, see “ObjectScript Macros and the Macro Preprocessor” in Using Caché ObjectScript. You create macros in Studio; see Using Studio.

Available Tools

Includes the following class methods that you can use with macros:

  • Export()

  • ExportToStream()

  • ShowMacros()

Availability: All namespaces.


The special variable $SYSTEM is bound to the %SYSTEM package. This means that (for ObjectScript) instead of ##class(%SYSTEM.class).method(), you can use $SYSTEM.class.method().

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