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From: Josh Vermaas (vermaas2_at_illinois.edu)
Date: Fri Apr 18 2014 - 17:49:32 CDT
You want format command:
set test [format "This is a 0-padded integer of length 5: %05d" 1]
"printf" isn't strictly speaking a tcl command, but I believe it was
added into VMD because people wanted/were used to it instead of "format".
On 04/18/2014 05:05 PM, Martin, Erik W wrote:
> Can anyone help me understand why something like
> Set test [printf %05d 1]
> Works on the tk console command line, but when I run the same thing in a .tcl script it get the error:
> "invalid command name"
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