15. Reading and Writing Data

Sigbert Klinke , Jürgen Symanzik and Marlene Müller
28 July 2004

This tutorial describes the use of XploRe 's commands for reading and writing data files as well as how to set the output format for the output window. Section 15.1 introduces reading and writing simple ASCII data sets. Section 15.2 explains the input format strings which can be used to read arbitrary ASCII data files. Section 15.3 explains the format strings which can be used to write formatted numeric data. Finally, the last Section 15.4 explains how to customize the output window of XploRe .