Re: Subject: Calling one notebook into another

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg52297] Re: Subject: [mg52297] Calling one notebook into another*From*: Peter Pein <petsie at arcor.de>*Date*: Sun, 21 Nov 2004 07:23:38 -0500 (EST)*References*: <cnn1eq$8th$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Roger Bagula wrote: > Hi everyone, > I am have a for loop running in one notebook file which > needs some calculations to be done every time it starts over. I made > a second notebook which does these calculations and tried to call it > into the first one by initializing the cell and using the save as > special>Package Format. Then tried to call it into the first > notebook with the command <file.m. > This didn't work for me is there anyway in Mathematica > where we call a subroutine which carries some value with it each > time like in C-Language. > > Thank you, > Nagu > > > Respectfully, Roger L. Bagula > > tftn at earthlink.net, 11759Waterhill Road, Lakeside,Ca 92040-2905,tel: 619-5610814 : > alternative email: rlbtftn at netscape.net > URL : http://home.earthlink.net/~tftn > I'm not sure if I understood your problem, but if I save the following lines with all cells marked as initialisation cells in a notebook with associated .m-file named Firlefanz.nb (and .m): Print["first action"]; Print["second action"]; Ask[q_] := Print[q <> "?"]; and restart Mathematica and enter some lines of code, I get the following output: In[1]:= << "firlefanz.m" From In[1]:= "first action" From In[1]:= "second action" In[2]:= Ask["So what"] From In[2]:= "So what?" -- Peter Pein 10245 Berlin