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numerical value function

Posted on 1999-01-23
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Hi i know this function exists, how to get the  numerical
value from a integer

   if I < 0 then
      NumVal := I*-1;

isn't there some thing like NumVal := XXX(I);
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Question by:koger
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by:Madshi
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Do you mean abs(I) or pred(I)?

Regards, Madshi.
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by:kretzschmar
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Hi Koger

NumVal := ABS(I); will do it (as Madshi commented, but why Pred?)

meikl

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by:Madshi
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I was not sure what koger meant. "Numeric value" sounded like ABS. "I*-1" sounded like PRED...  :-)
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by:viktornet
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He needs asbolute value so Madshi answer the q'n :))
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by:kretzschmar
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i agree with viktornet

meikl
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Ok, ok... I will take those 5 points. That will almost boost me up to No. 1...  :-)))
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by:viktornet
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Yup, it will... just a few more and you will be at No.1
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by:Madshi
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I need only 4641 more 5 point questions with an A grading...  :-)
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by:viktornet
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oh yeah, that will do it :-)
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by:koger
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Here's your way to the top
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