lang • quote

Quote$

Quoted string = Quote ( String ) Quoted string = Quote$ ( String )

Quotes a string by using the Gambas string syntax.

It transforms a string into something than can be evaluated to the same string by the Gambas interpreter. In other words:

Print Eval(Quote(AnyString))

is an exact equivalent of

Print AnyString

Examples

Print Quote("This is not a \\" quoted \ \ "\\nmulti-line string.")
"This is not a \\"quoted\\"\\nmulti-line string."

See also