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CodeGenerator.getVariableName() method

Gets a unique, legal name for a user-defined variable. Before calling this method, the nameDB_ property of the class must have been initialized already. This is typically done in the init function of the code generator class.


getVariableName(nameOrId: string): string;


Parameter Type Description
nameOrId string The ID of the variable to get a name for, or the proposed name for a variable not associated with an id.



A unique, legal name for the variable.