Re: About programming Mathematica [Newbie question]

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg32690] Re: About programming Mathematica [Newbie question]*From*: "Albert REINER" <Use-Author-Address-Header at [127.1]>*Date*: Wed, 6 Feb 2002 03:41:52 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: mail2news@nym.alias.net*References*: <a3g0rb$co7$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

... > emacs (with a .m ext) and typed the filename in the Octave command line. Not > exactly sophisticated, but it was easy. What would the comparable > Mathematica technique? Surely it cannot be to do a function[] := (and then ... Well, at least on an OS like Unix you also have the CLI Mathematica, usually something like /usr/local/bin/math. So: write your definitions in a file, save that, and pipe it through math. Unfortunately, the formatting of the output is not truely luxurious. Albert.