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Re: arguments/realtime3d

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  • Subject: [mg32283] Re: [mg32246] arguments/realtime3d
  • From: BobHanlon at
  • Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2002 23:38:12 -0500 (EST)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

In a message dated 1/9/02 4:13:08 AM, 6.6e-34 at writes:

>Is there a way to obtain the number of arguments with wich
>the function was called as in
>f[x___?OptionQ]:=Module ...?
>I  would like to check if x contains only valid options of f (defined with

Use the standard add-on package Utilities`FilterOptions`

To count the options, before or after filtering, use Length[{}]


f[x_, opt___?OptionQ] := Length[{opt}];



f[x, a->b, c->d]


Bob Hanlon
Chantilly, VA  USA

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