gdaGetName

Purpose

Gets the name of a variable in a GAUSS Data Archive.

Format

varname = gdaGetName(filename, varind)
Parameters:
  • filename (string) – name of data file.
  • varind (scalar) – index of variable in the GDA.
Returns:

varname (string) – name of variable in the GDA.

Examples

varname = gdaGetName("myfile.gda", 5);

Remarks

If gdaGetName() fails, it will return a scalar error code. Call scalerr() to get the value of the error code. The error code may be any of the following:

1 Null file name.
2 File open error.
4 File read error.
5 Invalid file type.
8 Variable not found.

See also

Functions gdaGetIndex(), gdaRead(), gdaGetNames()