Returns the natural logarithm (base e) of the specified expression.

Syntax

`@LN (expression)`

Parameter | Description |
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expression | Single member specification, member combination, or other numeric expression. If less than or equal to 0, Essbase returns #MISSING. |

Example

The following example is based on a variation of Sample Basic:

LN_Sales = @LN(Sales);

This example produces the following result:

Cola East Jan Feb Mar Nov DecSales 100 110 120 . . . 0 210 LN_Sales 4.65052 4.70048 4.78749 . . . #MISSING 5.34710

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