|Description:||Returns the position of a character in the processor's character set.|
|Class:||Elemental function; Generic|
|Arguments:||C must be of type character of length 1.|
|Results:||The result is of type default integer. The
result value is the position of C in the processor's character set. C is
in the range zero to n - 1, where n is the number
of characters in the character set.
For any characters C and D (capable of representation in the processor), C .LE. D is true only if ICHAR(C) .LE. ICHAR(D) is true, and C .EQ. D is true only if ICHAR(C) .EQ. ICHAR(D) is true.
|Specific Name||Argument Type||Result Type|
|1 This specific function cannot be passed as an actual argument.|
ICHAR ( 'W' ) has the value 87.
ICHAR ( '#' ) has the value 35.