basic.str Function/BASIC Program

basic.str

Command basic.str Function/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category BASIC Program (486)
Description repeates a "string.expression" the number of times specified in "num.expression"

See the "system" function for retrieving the current device width to substitute as the numeric expression.
Syntax str(string.expression, num.expression)
Options
Example
print str("*",79) 

This prints 79 "*" (asterisks) at the current cursor (or print head) 
position. 

print str("=",system(2))

This prints a string of "=" (equal signs). The number of 
"="'s that it prints is determined by system(2), which contains 
the current device output width most recently designated with a 
"term" command.
Purpose
Related basic.space
tcl.term
basic.statements
basic.num.expression
basic.functions
basic.system