"shaho " <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:email@example.com... > Hi , I have a problem ,I really appreciate if someone can help > I tried to write a code to do this this assignment automatically > "tree.Rightkids=SE1" > here tree.Rightkids is a variable and SE1 is string . > this is my code > string1 =['tree.' ,'Rightkids'] > str ='A'; > eval(sprintf('%s=%c',string1,str)) > but I got the following error > > Error using eval > Undefined function or variable 'A'. > if anyone know How can I do this assignmnet.
Can you do this? Yes.
Should you do this? NO, please do NOT do this.
See question 1 in the Programming section of the FAQ for an explanation and alternatives you should use instead.