Mathematica 9 is now available
Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums
-----
 /
MathGroup Archive
2007
*January
*February
*March
*April
*May
*June
*July
*August
*September
*October
*Archive Index
*Ask about this page
*Print this page
*Give us feedback
*Sign up for the Wolfram Insider

MathGroup Archive 2007

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: .m packages "fullforms" subscripts?

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg76735] Re: [mg76671] .m packages "fullforms" subscripts?
  • From: John Fultz <jfultz at wolfram.com>
  • Date: Sat, 26 May 2007 04:44:15 -0400 (EDT)
  • Reply-to: jfultz at wolfram.com

On Fri, 25 May 2007 06:44:58 -0400 (EDT), Will Robertson wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I'm new to writing packages in Mathematica. The version six interface
> to this is very nice!
>
> When I save a .m package that includes variables with literal on-
> screen subscripts, they are converted to their FullForm when I re-open
> the file. Is this intended? When subscripted variables are arguments
> to other functions, this does not happen.
>
> Many thanks,
> Will

Yes, it is.  A goal of the FE package editor is to make the package file highly 
readable not only in the front end, but also in Workbench or in a text editor.

I don't quite understand the last sentence of your email, though, so I can't
respond to that.

Sincerely,
 
John Fultz
jfultz at wolfram.com
User Interface Group
Wolfram Research, Inc.




  • Prev by Date: Re: Function as an argument
  • Next by Date: Re: weird Manipulate/Animate
  • Previous by thread: .m packages "fullforms" subscripts?
  • Next by thread: Re: .m packages "fullforms" subscripts?