Re: equ. of 'ls' in 'Context' ?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg4817] Re: equ. of 'ls' in 'Context' ?*From*: Harald Berndt <hberndt9 at mail.idt.net>*Date*: Fri, 20 Sep 1996 01:12:39 -0400*Organization*: IDT Corporation*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Andrei Constantinescu wrote: > > The next question would now be: is there any possibility > of getting the information in a object (i.e. a List) ? > This seems a little bit trickier as Math doesn't give a > ny output on the Information question True. It is better to ask for the names defined in a given context, using Names["Global`*"] You probably don't want to ask for Names["*`*"]. That would give you a (very long) list of all built-in names, many of which are of little interest to the average user. -- ______________________________________________________________________ Harald Berndt, Ph.D. Research Specialist, Consultant Phone: 510-652-5974 FAX: 510-215-4299 ______________________________________________________________________ "I yam what I yam"...................................Popeye the sailor (Kryten:............"I thought that was Descartes!"..................) (Lister:............"So did I. mon, so did I!".......................) ==== [MESSAGE SEPARATOR] ====