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From: Charles Berry <ccberry@ucsd.edu>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: How do I chain babel blocks with arguments?
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:49:43 +0000 (UTC)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <loom.20140416T224605-94@post.gmane.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: m24n1turwq.fsf@polytechnique.org

Alan Schmitt <alan.schmitt <at> polytechnique.org> writes:

> Hello,
> I have several babel blocks that each work well, but I'm now trying to
> chain them to build some bigger functionality out of them. I'm having
> trouble finding out how to pass arguments between blocks. Here is
> a small example:
> --8<---------------cut here---------------start------------->8---
> #+name: test1
> #+begin_src emacs-lisp :var x="foo"
> x
> #+end_src
> #+name:test2
> #+begin_src emacs-lisp :var z="bar" :var y=test1(x=z)
> y
> #+end_src
> #+call: test2(z="baz")
> --8<---------------cut here---------------end--------------->8---
> Unfortunately this does not work: the evaluation of block `test2' fails
> by telling me `z' does not exist.
> How can I execute block `test1' from block `test2' by passing an
> argument that is one from test2?

This is not pretty, but it works:

#+begin_src emacs-lisp :var z="bar"
  (let ((y (org-sbe test1 (x (intern z)))))



  reply	other threads:[~2014-04-16 20:50 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-04-16 17:04 How do I chain babel blocks with arguments? Alan Schmitt
2014-04-16 20:49 ` Charles Berry [this message]
2014-04-17 10:11   ` Alan Schmitt
2014-04-17 10:24     ` Thorsten Jolitz
2014-04-17 11:37       ` Alan Schmitt
2014-04-17  5:42 ` Eric Schulte
2014-04-18  6:43   ` Alan Schmitt
2014-04-20  1:41     ` Eric Schulte
2014-04-20  3:33       ` Xebar Saram
2014-04-21  1:22         ` Eric Schulte
2014-04-22  6:53       ` Alan Schmitt
2014-04-22 11:30         ` Eric Schulte
2014-04-22 12:47           ` Alan Schmitt
2014-04-24  1:16             ` Eric Schulte

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