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Availability

This routine is available starting with SIL Engine™ 2.5.13 / 2.6.5.

Syntax

runSILInline(script, args)

Description

Executes the script with the given arguments.

Parameters

Parameter name

Type

Required

Description

script

string

Yes

Script to be executed.

argsstring[]YesArguments for the script.

Return type

string[]

The output of the script 


Example

string [] result = runSILInline("return \"SIL is \" + argv[0];", "awesome"); // returns "SIL is awesome"

string script = "number sum = 0; for (string s in argv) { sum += (number)s; } return sum;"; 
string [] argsArr = "1|2|3";
string [] result = runSILInline(script, argsArr); // returns "6"


Notes

  1. If you don't need/have any arguments, pass an empty string for the args parameter.
  2. You need to perform all the necessary escapes.

See also