Welcome To The Home Of The Visual FoxPro Experts  
home. signup. forum. archives. search. google. articles. downloads. faq. members. weblogs. file info. rss.
 From: Raymond Wong
  
 
 
 Raymond Wong
 To: Andy Kramek
  Where is Andy Kramek?
 Hot Springs Village
 Arkansas - United States
 Andy Kramek
 Tags
Subject: RE: Help me with this code
Thread ID: 50691 Message ID: 50967 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 7 Category: Reports and Printers
Date: Tuesday, September 07, 2004 1:43:38 PM         
   


Thanks,
Raymond



> Hi Raymond
>
> > I have 2 more questions:
> > 1. Does the same limitation of 255 charaters for string apply to the list manipulated using INLIST?
>
> Any string literal is limited to 255 characters, but the contents of a variable can be up to 8k.
> (See "Visual FoxPro System Capacities" in the Help file for all the details)
>
> > 2. Is there a function to count the number of items in the list?
>
> Not specifically but since the list is limited to 24 items anyway, it is not too hard to keep it within the boundary.
>
> You could use a function like OCCURS() to count the number of commas, or GETWORDCOUNT() to determine how many items are in the list....
>
> Regards
> Andy Kramek
> Microsoft MVP (Visual FoxPro)
> Akron, OH, USA


ENTIRE THREAD

Help me with this code Posted by Raymond Wong @ 9/4/2004 6:08:49 PM
RE: Help me with this code Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 9/6/2004 6:55:23 AM
RE: Help me with this code Posted by Raymond Wong @ 9/6/2004 10:33:27 AM
RE: Help me with this code Posted by Andy Kramek @ 9/6/2004 12:55:32 PM
RE: Help me with this code Posted by Raymond Wong @ 9/7/2004 10:40:08 AM
RE: Help me with this code Posted by Juan Antonio Santana @ 9/7/2004 12:32:02 PM
RE: Help me with this code Posted by Andy Kramek @ 9/7/2004 1:18:35 PM
RE: Help me with this code Posted by Raymond Wong @ 9/7/2004 1:43:38 PM
RE: Help me with this code Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 9/7/2004 1:38:26 PM