Extended Point Database Functions

Additional point database functions have been added to retrieve PI3 point attributes which may not conform to specifications on PI2 servers, such as the 80 character limit on exdesc.

Function Description
pipt_descriptorx Returns point descriptor attribute upto size limited by passed buffer. Not limited to 26 characters.
pipt_exdescx Returns point extended descriptor attribute upto size limited by passed buffer. Not limited to 80 characters.
pipt_instrumenttagx Returns point instrumenttag attribute upto size limited by passed buffer. Not limited to 32 characters.
pipt_pointtypex Returns data type code for passed point number. Not limited to PI2 types.
pipt_tagnamex Returns point tagname attribute upto size limited by passed buffer. Not limited to 80 characters.

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