From: Russell Adams <RLAdams@AdamsInfoServ.Com>
Subject: Re: FWD: Org-Babel Support for Powershell
Date: Sat, 6 Jun 2020 12:43:00 +0200 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <20200606104300.GH23478@volibear> (raw)
On Fri, Jun 05, 2020 at 11:32:45PM +0200, stanislaw_lem--- via General discussions about Org-mode. wrote:
> With Powershell 7 we got now a cross-platform scripting language for Windows
> and Linux OS.
Can you provide an example script you would run, and the example output?
Basically a minimum working example, except the part where Babel would run it
What executable does it need to run?
Does Powershell have a REPL, or is it single commands?
These would help figure out if Babel could work with it. I have the impression
Babel wraps REPL languages quite easily. You'll have more luck trying to have
this feature added if you can help supply this kind of information.
I think Org-Babel working with many languages is a noble goal, but I expect
there would be difficulty getting Powershell support added to the core
distribution. It might be limited to a separate package as it is very specific
to a Windows only non-free language from a vendor with a long and sordid history
of anti-OSS practices.
My opinion is I would never consider using Powershell on Linux, despite your
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[not found] <M90MAnNfirstname.lastname@example.org>
2020-06-05 21:32 ` FWD: Org-Babel Support for Powershell stanislaw_lem--- via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-06-06 10:43 ` Russell Adams [this message]
2020-06-06 23:38 ` Gustav Wikström
2020-06-07 11:47 ` Russell Adams
2020-06-07 12:01 ` tomas
2020-06-06 14:01 ` stardiviner
2020-06-09 13:08 ` Neil Cherry
[not found] ` <M9PnDEhemail@example.com>
2020-06-09 20:45 ` FWD: " stanislaw_lem--- via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-09-05 7:49 ` Bastien
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