You can start
soas from the unix prompt with the following arguments:
soasin the expert mode, type
nameis the editor name (e.g.
-Evi' to use vi instead of emacs).
save, the stack of buffers is saved when you quit
load,' a saved stack is loaded when you start
soasfor various softwares. ``Expression'' can be either of:
EGGexport. You can define the default file format options for a directory by editing a
soas.ffconfig file in that directory. See the section about configuration files.
broWsecommands) using the option
-listpatternExpression. If you want to list the ``*.[fF][iI]*'' files, start
soaswith the option
checkptoffIt happens that files exported by GPES contain a data point that is completely off scale...(often at X=0,Y=0). After loading a scan,
soascann look for such points and delete them. Use option
nocheckptoffto enable this feature. This can be turned on and off while you are using
soasby using the commend
lettersets the page format to US letter. Default is A4.
soas help at prompt gives you the list of options (and abort).
You can combine the options, and/or redefine
soas using an alias
Christophe Leger 2009-02-24