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symbol_substitution [2018/11/20 18:36]
lricker move "Literal Quotes in DCL Strings" to separate wiki article
symbol_substitution [2018/11/20 22:52] (current)
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   - Use the **value** of a //​variable//​ (symbol) in or on a command line   - Use the **value** of a //​variable//​ (symbol) in or on a command line
   - Substitute (interpolate,​ or insert) the **value** of a //​variable//​ into a quoted-string of text   - Substitute (interpolate,​ or insert) the **value** of a //​variable//​ into a quoted-string of text
-  - Substitute (interpolate,​ or insert) the **value** of a //[[DCL Lexical Function]]//​ into a quoted-string of text+  - Substitute (interpolate,​ or insert) the **value** of a //[[DCL Lexical Functions|DCL Lexical Function]]//​ into a quoted-string of text
  
 You'll find these techniques and uses of string substitution primarily in DCL command files, or scripts, which exploit many of the same programming techniques as those more modern scripting languages. You'll find these techniques and uses of string substitution primarily in DCL command files, or scripts, which exploit many of the same programming techniques as those more modern scripting languages.
symbol_substitution.txt · Last modified: 2018/11/20 22:52 by lricker