Converts a Unicode codepoint to an integer.Syntax:
put codepointToNum(space) is 0x20
get codepointToNum(codepoint 1 of field "data")
Use the codepointToNum function to translate a Unicode codepoint to its integer represntation.
The codepointToNum function takes a Unicode codepoint and returns its integer vaalue.
The codepointToNum function raises an exception if the argument contains multiple codepoints; it should generally be used in the form:
codepointToNum(codepoint x of string)
Codepoints that are not currently assigned to characters by the latest Unicode standard are not considered to be invalid in order to ensure compatibility with future standards.
- unicodeCodepoint: A single Unicode codepoint
- Returns (integer): The codepointToNum function returns an integer in the range 0x000000to 0x10FF that identifies the given character.