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Left Hand Pointer

$SYSTEM

M[UMPS] by Example

Right Hand Pointer

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] language standard.

The value of this variable is a unique identifier for the current M[UMPS] system.

Write !,"Currently executing on ",$SYstem,"."

Set ^UTILITY($SYstem_$Job,x)="Job dependent info"

The value of $SYstem is a string that starts with a numeric code that identifies manufacturer. Codes are assigned by MDC. There is not and will not be a manufacturer with code number 1.

43 = Micronetics Design Corporation
44 = MGlobal Incorporated
45 = PFCS Corporation (formerly known as Plus Five Computer Systems)
46 = InterSystems Corporation
47 = Greystone Technology Incorporated

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Copyright © Annotations: 2003-2017 Jacquard Systems Research.

The information in this page is NOT authoritative and subject to be modified at any moment.
Please consult the appropriate (draft) language standard for an authoritative definition.

Some specifications are "approved for inclusion in a future standard". Note that the MUMPS Development Committee cannot guarantee that such future standards will indeed be published.

This page most recently updated on 13-Sep-2014, 08:24:43 .

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