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Open Feature request MC-1611

Add more options to the .RLD Command Line parameter

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Currently the .RLD parameter of the Command Line has a large gap between '.rld glob' (for a global reload) and '.rld int 1 day' (for the current chart reload).

It would be helpful if there were more steps in-between, for example:

  • Reload all main data series, but not all subcharts;
  • Reload all data series in the current workspace;
  • Reload all data series from a specific data feed.
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user-offline.png  JoshM (Jura)
May 07, 2014 - 01:32

It would also be helpful if it would be possible to specify the data number in the Command Line command.

See examples here: http://www.multicharts.com/discussion/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=45999&p=104624#p104624

user-offline.png  JoshM (Jura)
May 13, 2014 - 11:06

More limitations that the Command Line imposes:
For example:
Data 1, 10 min
Data 2, 30 min
Goal: reload 3 days of data from data series 2.
be done; the .rld int = 3 days res = 30 min command also causes Data 1
to reload. In other words, the time period for the reload of the second
data series cannot be specified.
Other example:
Data 1, 10 min
Data 2, 30 min
Data 3, 30 min
Goal: reload the data symbol from data 2.
Cannot be done; currently either all sub-charts have to be reloaded or none at all.

Why not add a data parameter to the .rld command, that defaults to 1 if not specified?
For example:
.rld data = 2 int = 3 days: reload three days worth of data from data 2.
.rld int = 10 days: reload 10 days worth of data from data 1.
Edit: What I'd also would like is that the commands can be combined; for example:
.rld res = 10 minute int = 5 days

user-offline.png  JoshM (Jura)
May 24, 2014 - 08:04

Also, could options for changing the parameters of strategies or indicators that are inserted programmatically be added?

See the related forum discussion here: http://www.multicharts.com/discussion/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=46577&view=unread#p104816

user-offline.png  JoshM (Jura)
May 24, 2014 - 08:06

Oops, that previous comment is misplaced here but should be placed below the other Command Line request here: http://www.multicharts.com/pm/viewissue.php?issue_no=MC-1612

Though I suppose it would be easier to change the Command Line in one go, so if you (MultiCharts) are reviewing the current PM, please also take a look at the related 1612.

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