Command Reference : String and Date Function Reference
  
 
@asc
Syntax: @asc(str)
Argument: string, str
Return: integer
Returns the integer ASCII value for the first character in the string str.
Example:
scalar s1 = @asc("C")
scalar s2 = @asc("c")
returns the scalars S1=67 and S2=99.
See also @chr.