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$$IENS^DILF( ): IENS Creator

This extrinsic function returns the IENS when passed an array in the traditional DA() structure.

Input Parameters

(Required) An array with the structure of the traditional VA FileMan DA() array-that is, DA=lowest subfile record number, DA(1)=next highest subfile record number, etc.


A string of record numbers in the IENS format-that is, "DA,DA(1),...DA(n),".

NOTE: The string always ends with a comma (,). If the array passed by reference is empty, a 0 is returned.

    >S NMSPDA=4,NMSPDA(1)=1,NMSPDA(2)=2,NMSPDA(3)=532

Error Codes Returned



Reviewed/Updated: March 10, 2007