Gets the names of all the variables in a GAUSS Data Archive.


varnames = gdaGetNames(filename)
Parameters:filename (string) – name of data file.
Returns:varnames (Nx1 string array) – names of all the variables in the GDA.


varnames = gdaGetNames("myfile.gda");


If gdaGetNames() 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.
10 File contains no variables.
14 File too large to be read on current platform.

See also

Functions gdaGetTypes(), gdaGetName()