Re: Variable containing code

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg74963] Re: Variable containing code*From*: Albert <awnl at arcor.net>*Date*: Fri, 13 Apr 2007 01:58:10 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <evkrsc$o5q$1@smc.vnet.net>

Hi, > how can one get at the value of a variable if this value is executable > > code? E.g. consider variable t1:= Print["Hello"]. How can I set the > > value of a second variable t2 to the value of t1 without executing the code? either look up my other post about manipulating $Epilog or look up OwnValues in the HelpBrowser. Or just use this: OwnValues[t2] = OwnValues[t1] /. HoldPattern[t1] :> t2 hth, albert