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Re: VAriables on the command line.
- Subject: Re: VAriables on the command line.
- From: Carl Distefano cld@xxxxxxxx
- Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2013 00:47:04 -0500
Reply to note from Fred Weiner Thu, 31 Jan 2013
> results in the file creation d:/'va$fi'.ps.
What you're trying to do goes beyond the keyboard file's native
capabilities. (Also, your TYF command syntax is off; one too many
commas, and an errant forward slash. And it would fail, in any case,
if the filename already had an extension: when you tack on ".ps"
you'll get error 585 -- "Too many letters in file name").
It can be done, of course -- with a little help from XPL and U2's
frames PrsKbdArg and XMACRO (a/k/a XM). The following should do what
(To decode the above, read my post of a few minutes ago entitled
Let me know how it works.