> Thanks for the reply that is what I wanted to do, basically use the dir

> function on another file. I have used the help function for the strcat bit

> but I was wondering what the filesep bit did...

>

> Sorry if that is a really dumb question!

filesep is a function. That may not be obvious from the way Ben typed

it. eg this will do the same thing

a = dir (strcat (path_to_folder, filesep(), "*.dat"))

type this at the octave prompt to find out more.

help filesep

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