Library of utility functions dedicated to scripting (operating on files, streams, strings, system)

Package Contents


User's Guide of Utilities Library


Examples to demonstrate the usage of package Modelica.Utilities


Functions to work with files and directories


Read from files and write to files


Operations on strings


Interaction with environment


Type definitions used in package Modelica.Utilities


Internal components that a user should usually not directly utilize


This information is part of the Modelica Standard Library maintained by the Modelica Association.

This package contains Modelica functions that are especially suited for scripting. The functions might be used to work with strings, read data from file, write data to file or copy, move and remove files.

For an introduction, have especially a look at:

The following main sublibraries are available:

  • Files provides functions to operate on files and directories, e.g., to copy, move, remove files.
  • Streams provides functions to read from files and write to files.
  • Strings provides functions to operate on strings. E.g. substring, find, replace, sort, scanToken.
  • System provides functions to interact with the environment. E.g., get or set the working directory or environment variables and to send a command to the default shell.

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