[Kst] plot all columns from command line and some more newbiequestions

Fabian Braennstroem f.braennstroem at gmx.de
Thu Apr 1 19:51:18 CEST 2010

Hi Andrew,

thanks for the quick reply!

On 04/01/2010 07:27 PM, Andrew Walker wrote:
> Hi Fabian,
> There are some examples in the documentation:
> http://kst.kde.org/handbook/index.html
> and scroll to the very bottom of the page.
> There are some dozen or so examples of using scripting.
> Let us know if you have any specific questions or the documentation
> would benefit from a particular example.
Thanks, I missed them...

> For the datasource and scripting, you can do something like the following:
> ds = new DataSource("some/file.txt") // the name of your data file
> ds.setConfiguration("customdelimiter", " )(")
> v = new DataVector(ds, "1") // the column number of interest
O.k., nice.

> Alternatively, the following should also work:
> Open the Data Wizard
> Select your file
> Click Configure...
> In the "Data Format" group click on "Custom delimiter"
> Enter " )(" [without the quotes] in the corresponding edit field
> Shutdown kst
> Load your file from the command line (the settings are remembered across
> sessions)
Beautiful :-) So I assume, there an option to plot all column at once as 

> Hope that helps,
Yes, a lot :-)

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