basic.dtx Function/BASIC Program

basic.dtx

Command basic.dtx Function/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category BASIC Program (486)
Description converts a given decimal number to its corresponding hexadecimal equivalent. The number is first converted to an integer by truncating the fractional part.

The expression can be in the range {+/-}140737488355327*(10(-p)), where the "p" represents the precision number.
Syntax dtx(num.expression)
Options
Example
input fid
crt "hex of " : fid : " is " : dtx(fid)

The variable "fid" is a decimal Pick frame number (frame-id).  This 
program shows the frame-id in hexadecimal.
Purpose
Related txl.xtd
basic.functions