[chuck-users] Opening Files, Reading Command Output, and Regular Expressions...
gewang at CS.Princeton.EDU
Mon Apr 17 22:23:37 EDT 2006
> Is there currently, or any plans to implement, a way to open files
> (regular text/ascii files)
There certainly are plans, and they are being implemented (by Martin
Robinson mainly and myself)... We hope to have an initial version
for release in a month or two.
> running a command _and_ capture it's output (it seems that currently,
> the "system" function only returns an int - which I'm assuming is a
> return status)
Nothing specifically for this is planned, though it should be possible
once I/O is implemented.
> or use regular expressions within ChucK.
Some regex-based features are being prototyped... we may see some surface
with or after string manipulations (coming up next).
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