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MathLink Reference Guide, Version 2.2

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Publisher: Wolfram Research Inc.
Copyright year: 1993
ISBN: 1880083086
Medium: Paperback
Pages: 80
Out of print?: Y
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Introduction | Using External Functions from Inside Mathematica | How Expressions Are Sent over MathLink | Using MathLink in C Programs | Running Mathematica as a Subprogram | Using a Link Manually from Inside Mathematica | More about Opening a MathLink Connection | Link Status and Interrupt Functions | Putting and Getting Data in Text Form | Listing of MathLink Library Functions | Listing of Mathematica's Built-in MathLink Functions | Appendix: Using MathLink with Other Programming Languages

Provides an introduction to MathLink, along with a handy reference for MathLink functions. MathLink is a communication protocol for Mathematica that provides a general mechanism for exchanging expressions between Mathematica and other programs. MathLink can be used to call an external program and send data and commands to it from inside Mathematica, or to call Mathematica from an external program. It can also be used to connect Mathematica to a front end program that handles the user interface, or to exchange expressions between two concurrent Mathematica sessions.

[This is a 1993 publication. More recent Mathlink information is available in the links below.]

*Wolfram Technology > Linking Technology > MathLink
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*A MathLink Tutorial   [in Technical Notes]


MathLinkRef.pdf (514.6 KB) - PDF file of MathLink Reference Guide
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