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Availability

This routine is available starting with SIL Engine™ 2.5.


Syntax

log(number, base)

Description


Returns the logarithm of a number to the base you specify.


Parameters

ParameterTypeRequiredDescription
numberNumberYesPositive real number you want the logarithm for.
baseNumberYesBase of the logarithm.


Return type

number

Example

number a = log(100, 10); print("a= " + a); number b = log(8, 2); print("b= " + b);

Prints:

        a= 2;

        b= 3;

See also