String to integer/number

hey guys. just trying to convert a string to an int/number … can u help me out? i already tried to search for some hints, but it didn’t work out.
thanks a lot,

you could use
and frac

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hey. thanks ddf. did work out. just got openFrameworks (running on a mac) connected to vvvv (running on a virtual winXP)