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Re: [Q]: Reading Input

John Schneider (schneids+ at wrote:

> I'm trying to read a file that contains expressions like
> 1.23456789E-2

> Is there an easy way to tell Mma what it's reading?

Yes, you can tell Mma the type of the objects you are reading within
the Read[] or ReadList[] statement.

e.g. ReadList["file", Number]

hope this helps

| Peter Schmitzberger, Univ. of Salzburg, Austria |      R I S T + +       |
|             | schmitz at |


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