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Re: batch mode and front end

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  • Subject: [mg33124] Re: batch mode and front end
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at>
  • Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2002 06:03:59 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: Universitaet Leipzig
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you can launch the frontend as MathLink child from the kernel.

lnk = LinkLaunch["C:\Program Files\Wolfram
Research\Mathematica\4.0\Mathematica.exe -mathlink"]

 Block[{$FrontEnd = FrontEndObject[lnk]},


Alexander Dreyer wrote:
> Hello,
> using HTMLSave I want to convert several notebooks to html-files.
> Everything works fine, but now I want to start the HTMLSave command from
> a batch. It is impossible to do this by the standalone Mathematica
> kernel, since HTMLSave needs the front end for this conversion. Does
> anyone know how to start the front end from batch mode to execute one
> single cell?
> Thank you very much
> Alexander Dreyer
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