$rightjustify

Right-justifies a character string.

Syntax

$rightjustify(string)

Parameters

string

a character string, or an expression that evaluates to a character string

Return Value

Character string, consisting of string right-justified in a space $length(string) characters long. Trailing blanks in string are ignored.

Example

$rightjustify("abcde ")

Evaluates to " abcde".

$rightjustify(var1)

Evaluates to " 3" if var1 is a LONGINT variable whose value is 3 (occupies 12 character spaces).

 

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