C5 Flow Control Commands, Statements and Funtions

Commands :

CALL* :

Execute a C or Assembler procedure

CALL <idProcedure> [WITH <exp list>]

CANCEL* :

Terminate program processing

CANCEL* | QUIT

DO* :

Call a procedure

DO <idProcedure> [WITH <argument list>]

QUIT

Terminate program processing

QUIT | CANCEL*

RUN :

Execute a DOS command or program

RUN | !* <xcCommandLine>

SET KEY :

Assign a procedure invocation to a key

SET KEY <nInkeyCode> TO [<idProcedure>]

SET PROCEDURE *:

Compile procedures/functions into the current .OBJ file

SET PROCEDURE TO [<idProgramFile>[.<ext>]]

WAIT* :

Suspend program processing until a key is pressed

WAIT [<expPrompt>] [TO <idVar>]

Statements :

ANNOUNCE :

Declare a module identifier

ANNOUNCE <idModule>

 BEGIN SEQUENCE :

Define a sequence of statements for a BREAK

BEGIN SEQUENCE
       <statements>...
    [BREAK [<exp>]]
       <statements>...
    [RECOVER [USING <idVar>]]
       <statements>...
END [SEQUENCE]

DO CASE :

Execute one of several alternative blocks of statements

DO CASE
   CASE <lCondition1>
       <statements>...
   [CASE <lCondition2>]
       <statements>...
   [OTHERWISE]
       <statements>...
END[CASE]

DO WHILE :

Execute a loop while a condition is true (.T.)

[DO] WHILE <lCondition>
    <statements>...
    [EXIT]
    <statements>...
    [LOOP]
    <statements>...
END[DO]

EXIT PROCEDURE :

Declare an exit procedure

EXIT PROCEDURE <idProcedure>
    [FIELD <idField list> [IN <idAlias>]]
    [LOCAL <identifier> [[:= <initializer>]]]
    [MEMVAR <identifer list>]
    .
    . <executable statements>
    .
[RETURN]

EXTERNAL* :

Declare a list of procedure or user-defined function names

EXTERNAL <idProcedure list>

FOR :

Execute a block of statements a specified number of times

FOR <idCounter> := <nStart> TO <nEnd> [STEP <nIncrement>]
    <statements>...
    [EXIT]
    <statements>...
    [LOOP]
NEXT

FUNCTION :

Declare a user-defined function name and formal parameters

[STATIC] FUNCTION <idFunction>[(<idParam list>)]
    [LOCAL <identifier> [[:= <initializer>], ... ]]
    [STATIC <identifier> [[:= <initializer>], ... ]]
    [FIELD <identifier list> [IN <idAlias>]]
    [MEMVAR <identifier list>]
    .
    . <executable statements>
    .
RETURN <exp>

IF :

Execute one of several alternative blocks of statements

IF <lCondition1>
    <statements>...
[ELSEIF <lCondition2>]
    <statements>...
[ELSE]
    <statements>...
END[IF]

INIT PROCEDURE :

Declare an initialization procedure

INIT PROCEDURE <idProcedure> [(<idParam list>)]
    [FIELD <idField list> [IN <idAlias>]]
    [LOCAL <identifier> [[:= <initializer>]]]
    [MEMVAR <identifer list>]
    .
    . <executable statements>
    .
[RETURN]

NOTE :

Place a single-line comment in a program file

NOTE This is a comment line

PARAMETERS :

Create private parameter variables

PARAMETERS <idPrivate list>

PROCEDURE :

Declare a procedure name and formal parameters

[STATIC] PROCEDURE <idProcedure> [(<idParam list>)]
    [FIELD <idField list> [IN <idAlias>]
    [LOCAL <identifier> [[:= <initializer>], ... ]]
    [MEMVAR <identifier list>]
    [STATIC <identifier> [[:= <initializer>], ... ]]
    .
    . <executable statements>
    .
[RETURN]

REQUEST :

Declare a module request list

REQUEST <idModule list>

RETURN :

Terminate a procedure, user-defined function or program

RETURN [<exp>]

Functions :

BREAK() :

Branch out of a BEGIN SEQUENCE…END construct

BREAK(<exp>) --> NIL

EVAL() :

Evaluate a code block

EVAL(<bBlock>, [<BlockArg list>]) --> LastBlockValue

IF() :

Return the result of an expression based on a condition

[I]IF(<lCondition>, <expTrue>, <expFalse>) --> Value

PCOUNT() :

Determine the position of the last actual parameter passed

PCOUNT() --> nLastArgumentPos

SETKEY() :

Assign an action block to a key

SETKEY(<nInkeyCode>, [<bAction>]) --> bCurrentAction

SETCANCEL() :

Toggle Alt-C and Ctrl-Break as program termination keys

SETCANCEL([<lToggle>]) --> lCurrentSetting

WORD()* :

Convert CALL command numeric parameters from double to int

WORD(<nNumber>) --> NIL
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