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HelpTools[Database][Create] - create new help database

Calling Sequence

Create( path )

Parameters

path

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string; path to new help database

Description

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The Create command creates new help database denoted by path. If path is a directory, database named maple.help will be created in it.

Examples

withHelpTools:withDatabase:

Create help database in home folder that will be accessible after restart

dir:=StringTools:-Joinkernelopts'homedir',maple,toolbox,UserHelp,lib,kernelopts'dirsep'

dir:=C:\Users\jsmith\maple\toolbox\UserHelp\lib

(1)

ifnotFileTools:-ExistsdirthenFileTools:-MakeDirectorydir,'recurse'=trueend if:

hdb:=Createdir

C:\Users\jsmith\maple\toolbox\UserHelp\lib\maple.help

(2)

Add new help database to the list of active databases

Addhdb

See Also

HelpTools[Database][Add]


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