$ScriptCommandLine

$ScriptCommandLine

is a list of strings giving the elements of the command line with which the standalone Wolfram System script was invoked.

Details

  • If the Wolfram Language kernel was invoked via a wolframscript mechanism, the $ScriptCommandLine contains the elements of the command line, starting with the name of the script.
  • If the Wolfram Language kernel was run in a way other than via a wolframscript mechanism, the $ScriptCommandLine gives an empty list.

Examples

Basic Examples  (1)

$ScriptCommandLine is empty in an interactive session:

Find the wolframscript executable:

Set up appropriate arguments for the operating system:

$ScriptCommandLine will include the executable and its arguments when launched:

Introduced in 2010
 (8.0)