9.111 GET_SYSTEM_VARIABLE

Note: Built-In Function Rules     Usage Options

Retrieves a system variable definition.

This is a Specialized Built-In Function for use in a Development Environment only.

Arguments

No

Type

Req/ Opt

Description

Min Len

Max Len

Min Dec

Max Dec

1

A

Req

System variable name

5

20

 

 

 

Return Values

No

Type

Req/ Opt

Description

Min Len

Max Len

Min Dec

Max Dec

1

A

Req

Return code (OK, ER)

2

2

 

 

2

A

Opt

Description

1

40

 

 

3

A

Opt

STATIC or DYNAMIC

7

7

 

 

4

A

Opt

Data type (ALPHA, NUMBER)

6

6

 

 

5

N

Opt

Length / Total digits

3

3

0

0

6

N

Opt

Decimal positions

1

1

0

0

7

A

Opt

Evaluation program

10

10

 

 

8

A

Opt

Ev. program type (FUN, 3GL)

3

3