'Value will take, respectively, a scalar value and a string and they return, respectively, a string and a scalar value. The result of
'Image can be input to
'Value to get the original value. The converse is also true.
__Scalar_Object__'Image attribute can be used directly on objects (since Ada 2012-TC-1).
'Image can incur implementation defined results (RM 3.5), namely when some graphic characters needed for the
String result are not defined in
Character. Consider the larger repertoires of
The permission to use the attribute
__Scalar_Object__'Image directly on an object was added in Ada 2012-TC-1 (April 2016).