How to load a property with an Array?
Michael D Mays
michael.rr at mdmays.com
Fri Jul 16 09:13:26 CDT 2004
Thanks to all! I was concerned about the cat to rat ratio, but Jacque
cleared that all up.;)
On Jul 15, 2004, at 10:41 AM, Jeanne A. E. DeVoto wrote:
> At 9:52 PM -0500 7/14/04, Michael D Mays wrote:
>> Can I set an array directly into a custom property or do I have to
>> 'combine' the array before setting it and then 'split' it after I get
>> it in order to use it as an array?
> You can set it directly.
> Technically, what you get in this case is a custom property set - with
> each element being a property in that set. But for your purposes the
> distinction doesn't matter, because you address the properties in a
> custom property set with array notation:
> set the customProperties["pets"] of this card to myPetInventory --
> put the pets["dog"] of this card into field "Number of Dogs"
> set the pets["cat"] of this card to 14
> jeanne a. e. devoto ~ jaed at jaedworks.com
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