Daylight v4.9
Release Date: 1 February 2008


dt_setarborder - specify the arbitrary order of an atom in an object

Generic Prototype

dt_setarborder(dt_Handle, dt_Integer) => dt_Boolean

C Prototype

#include "dt_smiles.h"

dt_Boolean dt_setarborder(dt_Handle atom, dt_Integer value)

FORTRAN Prototype

include ''

logical dt_f_setarborder(atom, value)

integer*4 atom
integer*4 value


Sets the atoms arbitrary order value, used to control the ordering in the SMILES string returned by dt_arbsmiles(3). May only be used when the molecule is in the modify-on state.

Return Value

Returns the success (TRUE) or failure (FALSE) of the operation.

Related Topics

dt_arborder(3) dt_arbsmiles(3) dt_arbstream(3) dt_origstream(3)