Painscript Script - cast String as Int?

(Steve Flook) #1

We have a mapping issue that will be addressed soon for a field that should be an int but is presently a string. All values in the index should cast cleanly.

Anyhow, in a pinch I wanted to aggregate some data on the field and thought creating a scripted field in K5 would be a temp solution. Can anyone point me in the right direction or provide a code example? I tried several things including (int)['doc.myfield'].value and also parseInt(string) as documented at

Is type casting a String to Int supported in either of the 3 scripting languages listed in K5?

(Chris Roberson) #2

Hi Steve,




(Steve Flook) #3

That worked like a champ - thanks Chris!

(system) #4

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