GETNLS()

GETNLS()

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The GETNLS() function returns the value of a national language support parameter.

 

 

Format

 

GETNLS(key)

 

where

 

keyidentifies the parameter to be returned.

 

 

The GETNLS() function returns the value of the named national language support parameter. NLS parameter name tokens are defined in the KEYS.H include record.

 

Available parameters are:

 

Parameter

Key

Meaning

1

NLS$CURRENCY

Default currency symbol. Maximum 8 characters.

2

NLS$THOUSANDS

Default thousands separator character.

3

NLS$DECIMAL

Default decimal separator character.

4

NLS$IMPICIT.DECIMAL

Default decimal separator character for implicit conversions. See SETNLS for details.

 

 

See also:

Conversion codes, Format codes, OCONV()