Re: writing mathematica script files for the math kernel under linux

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg25228] Re: writing mathematica script files for the math kernel under linux*From*: Jos Bergervoet <bergervo at iaehv.iae.nl>*Date*: Fri, 15 Sep 2000 02:21:59 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <8p9l3p$1v1@smc.vnet.net> <8pfejh$d43@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Phlip <phlip_cpp at my-deja.com> wrote: > You'l probably be fine with 'mash.c' on your Linux. But I can't > understand why so powerful and flexible a package should require such > ridiculous hacks to beat the simple use-case of "scripting" out of it. But for what exactly do you need mash.c? What is wrong with the 'math < inputfile > outputfile' solution? Until now I was satisfied with that method to invoke mathematica from within a unix shell (and with the '!' prefix to invoke the shell from within math) so you made me curious what I am missing :-) -- Jos