Re: Input in batch script

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg30374] Re: [mg30296] Input in batch script*From*: Omega Consulting <omega_consulting at yahoo.com>*Date*: Sun, 12 Aug 2001 02:30:02 -0400 (EDT)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Clear["Global`*"] a = 1; number = Input["Enter number, e.g., 99 : "]; sumnumber = a + number; sumnumber >> foo1.out string = InputString["Enter the string, e.g., 1212_800 : "] string >>> foo1.out m1 = MemoryInUse[] sol = NDSolve[{y''[x] - y'[x] + y[x] ==0,y[0]==1,y'[0]=1},y[x],{x,0,3}] m2 = MemoryInUse[] m3 = (m2-m1) >>> "foo"<>string<>".out" At 12:33 AM 8/8/2001, Carlo Palmisano wrote: >Hi, > >Question (partially Mathematica, partially Linux): > > We have to pass two values (one integer and one string) > to a mathematica foo.m running in batch. > The integer is simply used in a sum; > the string has to be concatenated into a file name (Output) > ^^^^^^^^^^^^ > >Let's imagine to have the following trivial program "foo.m" >which requires two inputs (one integer and one string) > from the keyboard >BUT has to run in **batch** (Linux with Mathematica 4.1). > > > *** foo.m begins **** >Clear["Global`*"] >a = 1; >number = Input["Enter number, e.g., 99 : "]; >sumnumber = a + number; >sumnumber >> foo1.out >string = Input["Enter the string, e.g., 1212_800 : "] >string >>> foo1.out >m1 = MemoryInUse[] >sol = NDSolve[{y''[x] - y'[x] + y[x] ==0,y[0]==1,y'[0]=1},y[x],{x,0,3}] >m2 = MemoryInUse[] >m3 = (m2-m1) >>> foo???????.out > >(*We have to replace foo???????.out with foo1212_800.out > where 1212_800 is read from the following batchfoo.com *) > > **** foo.m end *********** > >The relevant batchfoo.com (executable) >contains > >math <<end1 >>foo.out ><<foo.m >99 >"1212_800" >end1 > >The trouble lies in the line >m3 = (m2-m1) >>> foo??????.out > >What shall we have to do in order to get > foo1212_800.out ? > >Can you tell us how to modify the foo.m and the script ? >Several trials with, e.g., ToString failed. > >Many thanks for your help. > >Carlo Palmisano >University of Turin >via P. Giuria 1 - 10125 Torino - Italy >e-mail: palmisan at to.infn.it