[mesa-users] Question about saving and using png/ps plots

Josiah Schwab jwschwab at berkeley.edu
Thu Feb 26 18:23:36 EST 2015

On 26 February 2015 at 11:24 PST, Michal Simon wrote:

> BTW, as a less important thing, in the results written into
> history.data appear as double precision values to 16 decimal places.
> Obviously I do not need that precision.  I would like to write values
> to say only 6 places.  I have tried to accomplish in several places in
> the defaults directory where it seemed like the user had the freedom
> of choice of format, but none of that changed my history.data output.
> How can I accomplish writing the numerical results more compactly?

When you've already tried something, it's useful to hear what you
tried.  So I suggest explaining what you've tried in future messages.

To change the format of doubles, you'll want to set the following
variable in the controls section of your inlists.


There are analogous controls for other variable types.


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