keyInField

Rob Cozens rcozens at pon.net
Thu Sep 26 13:19:01 EDT 2002


>Now : 2 problems :
>
>1) I'd like the separator of decimal is a comma and not a point.
>is it possible ?
>
>2) I' d like a separator for the thousands (a space for example)
>
>
>so : 123456789 ->  1 234 567,89
>
>can you insert that in your script ?

Salut Yves,

If your request does not fit easily into Jan's algorithm, take a look 
at the format handlers in Serendipity Library 
<http://www.oenolog.com/ftp/serendipity_downloader.htm>.

After using the Library's Number Edit Mask dialog to set the stack's 
numberEditMask (which specifies decimal separator, thousands 
separator, currency symbol, & prefix/suffix currency) and having your 
stack start using the Library, you would...

	put formatNumber(genericNumberString,2[,false]) into field 
"Your Field Here"

True in the third argument includes the currency symbol.
-- 

Rob Cozens
CCW, Serendipity Software Company
http://www.oenolog.com/who.htm

"And I, which was two fooles, do so grow three;
Who are a little wise, the best fooles bee."

from "The Triple Foole" by John Donne (1572-1631)



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