FUNCTION::TEXT_STRN

Section: A collection of standard strin (3stap)
Updated: October 2015
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NAME

function::text_strn - Escape any non-printable chars in a string  

SYNOPSIS

    text_strn:string(input:string,len:long,quoted:long)
 

ARGUMENTS

input

the string to escape

len

maximum length of string to return (0 implies MAXSTRINGLEN)

quoted

put double quotes around the string. If input string is truncated it will have "..." after the second quote
 

DESCRIPTION

This function accepts a string of designated length, and any ASCII characters that are not printable are replaced by the corresponding escape sequence in the returned string.  

SEE ALSO

tapset::string(3stap)


 

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