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Aide Scilab >> Chaînes de caractères > emptystr


zero length string

Calling Sequence

s = emptystr()
s = emptystr(a)
s = emptystr(m, n)



matrix of size m x n


A matrix of character strings




Returns a matrix of zero length character strings

With no input argument returns a zero length character string.

With a matrix for input argument returns a zero length character strings matrix of the same size.

With two integer arguments returns a m x n zero length character strings matrix


x=emptystr();for k=1:10, x=x+','+string(k);end

See Also

  • part — extraction of strings
  • length — length of object
  • string — conversion en chaîne de caractères
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