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mdelete

deletes file(s)

Calling Sequence

mdelete(filename)

Arguments

filename

a character string: the pathname of the file(s) to delete.

Description

mdelete may be used to delete a file or a set of files if filename contains meta-characters.

Note that mdelete does not ask for confirmation when you enter the delete command. To avoid accidentally losing files, make sure that you have accurately specified the items you want deleted.

Examples

r = mputl('I am a dummy String', TMPDIR+'/dummyFile.dummy');
mdelete(TMPDIR+"/dummyFile.dummy");

See Also

  • mopen — opens a file in Scilab
  • mclose — closes an opened file
  • meof — checks if end of file has been reached
  • mfprintf — converts, formats, and writes data to a file
  • fprintfMat — writes a matrix in a file
  • mfscanf — reads input from the stream pointer stream (interface to the C fscanf function)
  • fscanfMat — reads a matrix from a text file
  • mget — reads byte or word in a given binary format and converts to a double type
  • mgetstr — reads a character string from a file
  • mprintf — converts, formats, and writes data to the main scilab window
  • mput — writes byte or word in a given binary format
  • mputstr — writes a character string in a file
  • mscanf
  • mseek — sets current position in a binary file
  • mtell — Returns the offset of the current byte relative to the beginning of a file
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