From: John Kitchin <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Emacs Org mode mailing list <email@example.com> Subject: Re: could a :var header argument refer to a data table in another file? Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 09:17:21 -0400 [thread overview] Message-ID: <CAJ51ETqu8k96ZJNKMAzbkLG+e_Vf4DezWyNDPoFaCo1rR2Fucw@mail.gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> [-- Attachment #1: Type: text/plain, Size: 1329 bytes --] This syntax works for me. #+BEGIN_SRC python :var data=data.org:remote-table print(data) #+END_SRC John ----------------------------------- Professor John Kitchin (he/him/his) Doherty Hall A207F Department of Chemical Engineering Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA 15213 412-268-7803 @johnkitchin http://kitchingroup.cheme.cmu.edu On Thu, Apr 29, 2021 at 8:36 AM Eric S Fraga <email@example.com> wrote: > Hello all, > > TL;DR: I have the need to reference a table that is in another file to > pass as data to a src block in the current file. Is this possible? > Hints welcome! > > Longer version: I am running a series of numerical experiments, each of > which generates output files (using org syntax!). I want to process the > data in those files for inclusion in a paper. Now, I could write a > shell script which extracts all these data and collates them etc. but it > would be ideal if I could simply refer to a table in another file > directly. The tables are all named although a given table in each > output file will have the same name (I hope that makes sense). > > One thing that comes to mind is some elisp in the argument to the :var > header argument. Is this possible? I've not tried... > > Thank you, > eric > > -- > : Eric S Fraga via Emacs 28.0.50, Org release_9.4.5-381-g17ef1b.dirty > > [-- Attachment #2: Type: text/html, Size: 2040 bytes --]
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-04-29 13:22 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2021-04-29 12:22 Eric S Fraga 2021-04-29 13:17 ` John Kitchin [this message] 2021-04-29 13:42 ` Eric S Fraga 2021-04-29 14:51 ` John Kitchin 2021-04-29 15:36 ` Eric S Fraga 2021-05-03 12:43 ` [patch] documentation update (was Re: could a :var header argument refer to a data table in another file?) Eric S Fraga 2021-05-03 13:00 ` Bastien 2021-05-03 13:35 ` Eric S Fraga 2021-05-03 13:43 ` Bastien 2021-05-03 13:47 ` Eric S Fraga 2021-04-29 14:02 ` could a :var header argument refer to a data table in another file? Eric S Fraga 2021-05-01 5:58 ` Michael Welle 2021-05-01 8:42 ` Eric S Fraga
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