Daylight v4.9
Release Date: 1 February 2008


dt_setval - bind a new value to a vector binding

Generic Prototype

dt_setval(dt_Handle, dt_Handle) => dt_Boolean

C Prototype

#include "dt_smarts.h"

dt_Boolean dt_setval(dt_Handle vbind, dt_Handle pp)

FORTRAN Prototype

include ''

logical dt_f_setval(vbind, pp)

integer*4 vbind
integer*4 pp


Sets the value of vbind to the value of pp, which must be a pattern, pathset, or NULL_OB.

Return Value

Returns the success (TRUE) or failure (FALSE) of the operation.

Related Topics

dt_alloc_pathset(3) dt_alloc_vbind(3) dt_getval(3) dt_match(3) dt_name(3) dt_smartin(3) dt_smarts_opt(3) dt_umatch(3) dt_vmatch(3)