Re: How to get plain text from a notebook?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg89749] Re: [mg89692] How to get plain text from a notebook?*From*: "W_Craig Carter" <ccarter at mit.edu>*Date*: Thu, 19 Jun 2008 05:46:37 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200806180824.EAA26186@smc.vnet.net>

Hello Peter, This example might help: Export["test.txt", CForm[D[x^x, x]]] (*Look for the file test.txt here:*) Directory[] Craig On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 4:24 AM, Peter Rowat <peter at pelican.ucsd.edu> wrote: > I formatted some output as Ccode, and it looked like plain C-code. > I then saved the notebook as plain text, but when I went to edit it with vi > the Ccode was a mess like this, in a very simple example: > > Format[dbfdw, CForm] > (Format[(((-1)/$CellContext`Cm) $CellContext`gK) ($CellContext`v - \ > $CellContext`VK), CForm]) > > The real plain-text Ccode should be something like > > - (gK*(v - VK)/Cm) > > Please excuse this beginner's problem. > > -- Peter Rowat > > -- W. Craig Carter

**References**:**How to get plain text from a notebook?***From:*Peter Rowat <peter@pelican.ucsd.edu>