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matDeleteVariable (C and Fortran)

Delete array from MAT-file

C Syntax

#include "mat.h"
int matDeleteVariable(MATFile *mfp, const char *name);

Fortran Syntax

#include "mat.h"
integer*4 matDeleteVariable(mfp, name)
mwPointer mfp
character*(*) name



Pointer to MAT-file information


Name of mxArray to delete


0 if successful, and nonzero otherwise.


matDeleteVariable deletes the named mxArray from the MAT-file pointed to by mfp.


See these examples in matlabroot/extern/examples/eng_mat:

Introduced before R2006a