basic.mod Function/BASIC Program

basic.mod

Command basic.mod Function/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category BASIC Program (486)
Description returns just the remainder portion of the result of dividing one number by another.

There is no limitation on the numeric value of dividend or divisor. The "rem" and "mod" functions are identical.
Syntax mod(dividend,divisor)
Options
Example
for i = 1 to lines
  print rec<i>
  if not(mod(i,60)) then print char(12):
next i

In this example, "mod" is used to find the end of a page.  Every 60 
lines, a form feed, char(12), is printed.
Purpose
Related basic.not
basic.rem.function
basic.statements
basic.functions
basic.=