Difference between revisions of "str"

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Revision as of 02:53, 5 February 2021

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Description needed


Syntax needed
value: Anything
Return Value:
Return value needed


Example 1:
_s = str (2 + 3); The value of _s is the string "5"
Example 2:
a = []; ac = 0; while {ac < 5} do { ac = count a; a set [ac, format ["Index %1", ac]]; }; hintSilent str a; Hints all of ["Index 0","Index 1","Index 2","Index 3","Index 4"] including brackets, quotes and commas.

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Posted on September 29, 2009 - 20:17 (UTC)
When applied to a unit, this returns the variable name that was assigned to the unit in the editor. For example, if you have created a playable unit with the name 'thePlayer' then you can use 'str player' to return "thePlayer";
Posted on December 5, 2014 - 20:21 (UTC)
If you try to count string, the added quotations marks are valid characters and will be counted.
Posted on July 15, 2017 - 09:59 (UTC)
Killzone Kid
If you want to make empty string with str that doesn't have any quotation marks, but is still a String you can use text: str ""; // "" count str ""; // 2 str text ""; // count str text ""; // 0