Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

MergeValues ( listA ; listB )

merges 2 value lists

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  Sample input:
MergeValues ( "a¶b¶c¶d"; "c¶d¶e¶f" )
  Sample output:
"a¶b¶c¶d¶e¶f"

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

This function merges 2 value lists. The values that do not exist in listA are appended to it.

 

Comments

Tom McIntosh   Tom McIntosh, Maple Ridge
Dec 21, 2010
Appears to fail when merging some pairs of number strings

listA
22;27;113;114;119;122;123;124;125;126;127
listB
22;26;113;114;115;116;117;119
merge
22;27;113;114;115;116;117;119;122;123;124;125;126;127
No 26 in merged list
 
Peter Wagemans   Peter Wagemans, Lesterius
Dec 24, 2010
There is a fix made by Gilles Berkovitch, http://www.briandunning.com/cf/1077
 

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