Re: Defining variables in $UserBaseDirectory/init.m

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg62200] Re: Defining variables in $UserBaseDirectory/init.m*From*: Bill Rowe <readnewsciv at earthlink.net>*Date*: Mon, 14 Nov 2005 00:38:47 -0500 (EST)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On 11/13/05 at 9:16 PM, hattons at globalsymmetry.com (Steven T. Hatton) wrote: >I put this at the end of the init.m, outside of all other >expressions >$GuideBooksTOC = >"/usr/share/Mathematica/AddOns/GuideBooks/TableOfContents.nb" >, and when Mathematica starts it behaves as if I had done >`mathematica -cleanStart'. Even before I close Mathematica, `cat >init.m' shows SetOptions[$FrontEnd]. With no new line at the end >of the file, I will add. I don't know what to tell you. I just copied the line you posted to the end of my init.m file and started Mathematica to get the following results: In[1]:=$GuideBooksTOC Out[1]= "/usr/share/Mathematica/AddOns/GuideBooks/TableOfContents.nb" In[2]:=$Version Out[2]="5.2 for Mac OS X (June 20, 2005)" -- To reply via email subtract one hundred and four