|Command||basic.sum Function/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP 5.2
|Category||BASIC Program (486)|
|Description||returns the sum of a list of numbers delimited by attribute, value, or subvalue marks. If different orders of marks are present, the "sum" function computes the sum of each sublist.|
equ am to char(254) print sum(3:am:3.2) The result, "6.2", will be printed to the terminal. equ am to char(254), vm to char(253) print sum(3:vm:3.2:am:6:vm:2) The result, "6.2^8", prints because "sum" senses that there were two lists present, separated by an attribute mark.