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$MVICONV

Performs MultiValue external-to-internal conversion of a string.

Synopsis

$MVICONV(string,codes)

Parameters

Argument Description
string A string expression that specifies a value in external (output) format.
codes A quoted string containing one or more code characters that govern the conversion from external format to internal format.

Description

The $MVICONV function invokes the Caché MVBasic ICONV function, and returns the resulting value to the ObjectScript environment. Specify parameter values in MVBasic form. For further details refer to the Caché MultiValue Basic Reference.