Capturing value automatically from a Terminal window

Asked by Pritam Biswas on 2020-03-11

Hi,

I want to perform below steps to fulfill my POC on simulation of an existing process-
1. Create a script that adds and multiplies two numbers
 Output – sum: <#>, product: <#>
2. Specify a set of input number pairs in a file
3. Sikuli reads the file and runs the script with those inputs
4. Sikuli reads result off the screen(Sum & Product) and writes in a output file.

Upto step 3 i've covered, now i'm not able to figure out how i can perform step 4. Any idea will be helpful. My bat produces output like-
echo Sum is: %Sum%
echo Multiplication is: %Multiplication%
Below is what i've done after taking reference from this forum-
import os
noList = []
dir = "E:\Pritam\SikuliXVer2.1.0-SNAPSHOT"
noFile = os.path.join(dir, "Number.txt")
f = open(noFile)
for line in f.readlines():
    id = line.strip()
    print id
    noList.append(id)
    #print(noList)
f.close()

App.open(r'CMD /k start "Sample screen" "E:\Pritam\SikuliXVer2.1.0-SNAPSHOT\SikuliX.sikuli\Sum_two_simulation.bat" ')
for id in noList:
    type("" + id + Key.ENTER)
wait(3)

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2020-03-11
RaiMan (raimund-hocke) said : #1

General advice:
Please work with a stable version (currently 2.0.3).

Version 2.1.0 is under heavy development and not guaranteed to work at any time.

RaiMan (raimund-hocke) said : #2

As far as I understand, then the result gets visible in the command window.

You might try to use the text features, to read the content of the command window.

Pritam Biswas (pritam-b) said : #3

Thanks Raiman, We're using version 2.0.3 only, just placed that file in an old folder. Will try to read the texts from command window as per suggestion.

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