Scripting automates any task that you performed once from Smile: for instance, it makes natural to develop some algorithm using one file as an example and a test, and then apply it to all the files in a given folder.
But another strategic advantage of scripting is the extensive control on Smile's objects that it provides.
We shall briefly present Smile's object model, then we demonstrate its use on an example where we make a data visualization script from scratch.
- The object model
- Manipulate and display data
- Customize the data presentation
- Make an automat
- Exit the tutorial
If you have Smile regular edition installed, you will not be able to run the scripts of this section because they use visualization objects. Note that you can install Smile full version and perform the tutorial even if you have no license registered.