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Re: Which like command for IDL?

Jason P. Meyers (jpm7934@cis.rit.edu) writes:

> 	I was recently working with some examples from Dave Fanning's book
> (nice book Dave) when I realized it would be nice to have an IDL program
> that works like the unix "which" command.  I had typed in the
> Display.pro program on page 66 only to find out that there is some other
> program (I suspect an RSI demo) also called Display.pro elsewhere on my
> IDL path.  It would sure be nice to be able to quickly identify which
> program IDL is using from the path.
> 	Does anyone out there know of such a beast for IDL?

Try this:
   IDL> Help, /Source

That should do it. :-)



David Fanning, Ph.D.
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