PARSEPA

Syntax PARSEPA (name)
Location PARAMS (DIY Toolkit - Vol P)

This function is a useful addition that allows you to check on the type of separator which follows a value passed as a parameter to a SuperBASIC PROCedure or FuNction. The value returned by PARSEPA is:

PARSEPA Meaning
0 No separator follows - this is the end of the line.
1 A comma (,) follows.
2 A semicolon (;) follows.
3 A backslash (\) follows.
4 An exclamation mark (!) follows.
5 The word TO follows.

NOTE

This function suffers from the same problems as PARHASH.

CROSS-REFERENCE

SeePARHASH in particular - this contains an example which uses this function.