Unicode Intrinsic Functions - Max Method

Returns the largest string

Member of Unicode Intrinsic Functions (PRIM_LIBI.IUnicodeIntrinsics)

Parameters

Name Type Data Type Description
Result *Result (Optional) Unicode String Value of the largest string
String1 *Input Unicode String Comparison string
String2 *Input (Optional) Unicode String Comparison string
String3 *Input (Optional) Unicode String Comparison string
String4 *Input (Optional) Unicode String Comparison string
String5 *Input (Optional) Unicode String Comparison string
String6 *Input (Optional) Unicode String Comparison string
String7 *Input (Optional) Unicode String Comparison string
String8 *Input (Optional) Unicode String Comparison string
String9 *Input (Optional) Unicode String Comparison string

Details

Max compares two or more values, returning the largest.
 
Max uses a simple code table compare. This may produce different results depending on the execution environment.

Example

In this example, where Value1, Value2 and Value3 contain "ABC," "xyz", and "123" respectively, the result would be "xyz" when using UTF-8
#Result := #Value1.Max( #Value2 #Value3 )

See also

All Component Classes

Technical Reference

LANSA Version 15, April 2020