Cold Help System: Programming: ColdC Reference Manual: Language Structure: Data Types

All ColdC data has a type and a logical truth value it will return when evaluated as an expression. The following is a list of ColdC data types along with their names and literal representation in ColdC:

Type Name Representation
Integer 'integer 42
Float 'float 1.0
String 'string "This String"
Buffer 'buffer `[]
Symbol 'symbol 'identifier
List 'list [1, 2, 3, 4]
Object Number 'objnum #1234
Object Name 'objname $identifier
Dictionary 'dictionary #[["key", $value]]
Error Code 'error ~identifier
Frob 'frob <object, value>

The type of data being manipulated can be determined using the type() function.

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