Re: reading in a file?!?
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- Subject: [mg8839] Re: [mg8789] reading in a file?!?
- From: seanross at worldnet.att.net
- Date: Mon, 29 Sep 1997 02:40:05 -0400
- Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com
Oh...maybe I AM John Keats after all! wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm running mma 3.0 on my home pc. I used notepad to edit a file on the
> desktop, called program:
> ar_size = 20
> alpha = 1
> and tried:
> << c:\windows\desktop\program
> << c:\\windows\\desktop\\program
> << c:\windows\desktop\program.txt
> << c:\\windows\\desktop\\program.txt
> to run the file, but nothing worked. what's the correct way to read in
> this file?
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I think you need quotes around the path name. To determine which is the
correct form, try "c:\\windows\\desktop\\program.txt" [shift-enter] and
see if it returns the form you expected.
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