NEST Command Index


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abort Abort all NEST processes gracefully.
abs absolute value
abs_d absolute value of double
abs_i absolute value of integer
ac_generator provides AC input current
acos Calculate the arc cosine of double number.
add add two numbers or vectors
addpath add a path to SLISearchPath
addtotrie Add a function variant to a trie-object
aeif_cond_alpha Conductance based exponential integrate-and-fire neuron
aeif_cond_alpha_multisynapse Conductance based adaptive exponential
aeif_cond_alpha_RK5 Conductance based exponential integrate-and-fire
aeif_cond_beta_multisynapse Conductance based adaptive exponential
aeif_cond_exp Conductance based exponential integrate-and-fire neuron
aeif_psc_alpha Current-based exponential integrate-and-fire neuron
aeif_psc_delta Current-based adaptive exponential integrate-and-fire
aeif_psc_exp Current-based exponential integrate-and-fire neuron
allocations Return the number of array reallocations.
amat2_psc_exp Non-resetting leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model
and logical and operator.
append Append an object to a string or array.
AppendTo Append an object to a container
Apply calls a function with the elements of an array as arguments
apropos Search the command index for a regular expression.
arange Return a Int/DoubleVector filled with a range of numbers.
area Return array of indices defining a 2d subarea of a 2d array.
area2 Return array of indices defining a 2d subarea of a 2d array.
array construct array with n zeros (PS)
arraylib::EdgeClip Clip 2-d array indices at array edges
arraylib::EdgeTruncate Truncate 2-d array indices at array edges
arraylib::EdgeWrap Wrap 2-d array indices around edges (toriodal)
arraylib::GaborPatch Return a two-dimensional array with Gabor function.
arraylib::GaussPatch Return a two-dimensional array with Gauss function.
arraylib::getdeep get an element from a nested container (array, dict, ...).
arraylib::IndexWrap project a cyclic index value onto interval [0,N).
arraylib::Mean Return mean of the elements in array.
arraylib::Product Return product of the elements in array.
arraylib::Reform Reform the dimensions of a hyperrectengular array
arraylib::SDev Return standard deviation of the elements in array.
arraylib::Sum Return sum of the elements in array.
arraylib::Var Return variance of the elements in array.
arrayload pushes array elements followed by number of elements
ArrayQ returns true if top object is an array
ArrayShape reduce a multidimensional array to a desired shape
arraystore pops the first n elements of the stack into an array
asin Calculate the arc sine of double number.
assert assert that procedure returns true
available check if data is available from an istream
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backtrace_off Disable the stack backtrace on error.
backtrace_on enable stack backtrace on error.
begin Make a dictionary the current dictionary.
bernoulli_synapse Static synapse with stochastic transmission
bind recursively replaces executable operator names by their values.
break interrupt the execution of a procedure for inspection
breakup Break a string or an array at given Substrings or SubArrays, or to given lengths.
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call Execute object from a dictionary.
callback Function to execute before each input prompt.
capacity Returns the capacity of an array.
case like if, but test a series of conditions.
cd Change working directory
ceil Return nearest integer larger than or equal to the argument.
cerr Standard error output stream
CGConnect Establish connections contained in a ConnectionGenerator
CGParse Call ConnectionGenerator::fromXML() and return a
CGParseFile Call ConnectionGenerator::fromXMLFile() and return a
CGSelectImplementation Call
ChangeSubnet change the current working subnet.
cin Standard input stream
Cleanup cleanup the network after a simulation
clear Clear the entire stack.
cleardict Clears the contents of a dictionary
cleardictstack Pop all non standard dictionaries off the dictionary
clic Start measuring interpreter cycles.
cloc Return elapsed interpreter cycles since clic was called.
clock returns realtime
clonedict create a copy of a dictionary
close close a stream
closeinput Close current input file.
CompareFiles Compare two files for equality.
CompileMath converts traditional math to postfix notation
Connect Establish a connection between two nodes or lists of nodes.
cont_delay_synapse Synapse type for continuous delays
cont_delay_synapse_hpc Variant of cont_delay_synapse with low
continue continue an interrupted procedure
copy Copy the top n stack objects
CopyFile Copy a file
CopyModel copy a model to a new name, set parameters for copy, if
correlation_detector Device for evaluating cross correlation between
correlomatrix_detector Device for measuring the covariance matrix
correlospinmatrix_detector Device for measuring the covariance matrix
cos Calculate the cosine of double number.
count Count the number of objects on the stack.
countdictstack return number of dictionaries on the dictionary stack.
counttomark count number of objects on the stack from top to marker
cout Standard output stream
Create create a number of equal nodes in the current subnet
CreateRDV Create a new random deviate generator
CreateRNG Create a new random generator
cst Convert string to array of tokens
ctermid Return the path to the controlling terminal of the process.
currentdict return topmost dictionary of the dictionary stack
currentname returns the most recently resolved name
CurrentSubnet return the gid of the current network node.
cv1d convert 2-dimensional coordinates to 1-dim index
cv2d convert 1-dimensional index to 2-dim coordinate
cv_dv convert array of integers to a DoubleVector.
cv_iv convert array of integers to an IntVector.
cva Converts argument to an array
cva_d Convert dictionary to array
cva_t Converts a type trie to an equivalent array
cvd Convert integer/string to double
cvd_s convert string to double
cvdict Convert argument to a dictionary
cvgidcollection Create a container of global ids.
cvi Convert double/string to integer
cvi_s convert string to integer
cvlit Convert name/string/procedure to literal/array
cvn Convert literal/string to name
cvo Label a dictionary for usage as an object in oo-programming
cvs Convert object to string
cvs_f Formatted conversion of double to string
cvt_a Converts an array to the equivalent type trie.
cvx convert array/string to procedure
cycles return the number of elapsed interpreter cycles
CyclicValue project a cyclic value onto it's norm interval (e.g. angle on [0,360))
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DataConnect Connect many neurons from data.
DataConnect_a Connect many neurons from a list of synapse status
DataConnect_i_D_s Connect many neurons from data.
dc_generator provides DC input current
debug execute an object in debug mode.
debug.sli Debugging support for sli
debugoff Stop SLI level debugging mode.
debugon Start SLI level debugger.
def define a variable or function
DeleteFile Delete a file
Device General properties of devices.
dexp computes an integer power of 2 and returns the result as double
dict Create new, empty dictionary
DictQ returns true if top object is a dictionary
dictstack return current dictionary stack as array
diffusion_connection Synapse type for instantaneous rate connections
Dimensions determine dimenstions of a (hyper-rectangular) SLI array
Directory Return current working directory
dirname strip last component from file name
div divide two numbers or vectors (point-wise)
Dot product of vectors, matrices, and tensors
Dot1D Compute the inner product of two vectors.
DoubleQ returns true if top object is a double
drand Generate a random double number.
Drop remove element sequences from an array
dup Duplicate the object which is on top of the stack
dup2 Duplicate a filestream's file descriptor onto another's
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E Value of the Euler constant E=2.718...
edit Open a file in an external editor
elementstates dictionary with symbolic element state tag
empty Tests if a string or array is empty.
end Close the current (topmost) dictionary.
endl line break
endusing Close the scope of a 'using' context.
environment return dictionary of environment variables
eof check eof status of a stream
eq Test two objects for equality
eq_dv tests for content equality between vectors of doubles
eq_iv tests for content equality between vectors of integers
erase Deletes a subsequece of a string or array.
Erf error function
Erfc complementary error function
erfc_neuron Binary stochastic neuron with complementary error
errordict pushes error dictionary on operand stack
eval evaluate a string of SLI code
EvaluateLiteralInfixes Evaluates an array of infix expressions
exch Exchange the order of the first two stack objects.
exec execute an object
ExecFunction immediately execute a pure function with named arguments
ExecMath execute a math expression.
execstack Return the contents of the execution stack as array.
executive Start interactive interpreter session.
exit exit a loop construct
exithook Procedure executed if the executive mode is left.
exp Calculate the exponential of double number
Export save in a foreign file format
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file opens file for reading or writing
FileNames return contents of current working directory
FindRoot numerically find a root in an interval
FiniteQ returns true if top object is finite number
First Return the first element of an array or string.
FixedPoint applies a procedure repeatedly until the result is an invariant
Flatten flatten out a nested list
floor Return nearest integer smaller than or equal to the argument.
flush Force the buffer of a stream to be flushed.
Fold result of repeatedly applying a function with two arguments
FoldList repeatedly apply a function with two parameters
for execute a procedure for a sequence of numbers
forall Call a procedure for each element of a list/string/dictionary
forallindexed Call a procedure for each element of a list/string
fork create a child process of SLI
FractionalPart Return fractional part of the argument.
frexp Decomposes its argument into an exponent of 2 and a factor
Function creates pure function with named arguments
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gabor_ Return 2D array with Gabor patch.
gamma_sup_generator simulate the superimposed spike train of a
Gammainc incomplete gamma function
gap_junction Connection model for gap junctions.
gauss2d_ Return 2D array with Gauss patch.
gauss_rate rate model with Gaussian gain function
GaussDiskConv Convolution of a Gaussian with an excentric disk
geq Test if one object is greater or equal than another object
get retrieve element indexed Object of a container
get_d look a name up in a dictionary
getc Read single character from input stream.
GetConnections Retrieve connections between nodes
GetDefaults Return the default values for a node or synapse model.
getenv evaluates if a string is an evironment variable
GetGlobalChildren Return IDs of all immediate child nodes of a subnet
GetGlobalLeaves Return IDs of all leaves of a subnet that fulfill the
GetGlobalNodes Return IDs of all nodes of a subnet that fulfill the
GetGlobalNodesInfo Return GIDs, VPs and Parent GIDs of all nodes of
GetGlobalRNG return global random number generator
getinterval Return a subsequence of a string or array.
getline Read a newline terminated string from an input stream.
GetLocalChildren Return IDs of all immediate local child nodes of a subnet
GetLocalLeaves Return IDs of all local leaves of a subnet that fulfill the
GetLocalNodes Return IDs of all local nodes of a subnet that fulfill the
GetMax get maximal element
GetMin get minimal element
GetNetwork Return a nested list with the IDs of nodes in a multi-dimensional subnet.
GetOption get the value of a procedure option
GetOptions Get all options for a given name
getPGRP Get process group ID of the current process
getPID Get ID of the current process
getPPID Get parent ID of the current process
gets Read white space terminated string from stream
GetStatus return the property dictionary of a node, connection,
GetStatus_dict Return status of a dictionary used as an object in oo-programming
GetStatus_v return the property dictionary of a random deviate generator
GetSynapseStatus Return synapse status information
GetVpRNG return random number generator associated to virtual process
gif_cond_exp Conductance-based generalized integrate-and-fire neuron
gif_cond_exp_multisynapse Conductance-based generalized
gif_pop_psc_exp Population of generalized integrate-and-fire neurons
gif_psc_exp Current-based generalized integrate-and-fire neuron
gif_psc_exp_multisynapse Current-based generalized
ginzburg_neuron Binary stochastic neuron with sigmoidal activation
GNUaddhistory Add a string to the readline-history
GNUreadline Read and edit a line from standard input
good check good status of a stream
grep extract lines matching a regular expression pattern
growth_curve_gaussian Gaussian version of a growth curve
growth_curve_linear Linear version of a growth curve
growth_curve_sigmoid Sigmoid version of a growth curve
growthcurvedict growth curves for Model of Structural Plasticity
gt Test if one object is greater than another object
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handleerror Default error handler
HasDifferentMemberQ checks if array contains different element(s)
help prints help text for a given command
helpdesk Display on-line help in external browser
helpindex displays a list of all commands
hh_cond_exp_traub Hodgkin-Huxley model for Brette et al (2007) review
hh_psc_alpha Hodgkin-Huxley neuron model.
hh_psc_alpha_gap Hodgkin-Huxley neuron model with gap-junction support.
ht_neuron Neuron model after Hill & Tononi (2005).
ht_synapse Synapse with depression after Hill & Tononi (2005).
ht_synapse_hpc Variant of ht_synapse with low memory consumption.
Hz Specification in Hz (for readability)
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iaf_chs_2007 Spike-response model used in Carandini et al 2007.
iaf_chxk_2008 Conductance based leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model
iaf_cond_alpha Simple conductance based leaky integrate-and-fire neuron
iaf_cond_alpha_mc PROTOTYPE Multi-compartment conductance-based leaky
iaf_cond_exp Simple conductance based leaky integrate-and-fire neuron
iaf_cond_exp_sfa_rr Simple conductance based leaky integrate-and-fire
iaf_neuron Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model.
iaf_psc_alpha Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model.
iaf_psc_alpha_canon Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron
iaf_psc_alpha_multisynapse Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model with
iaf_psc_alpha_presc Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron
iaf_psc_delta Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model.
iaf_psc_delta_canon Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model.
iaf_psc_exp Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model with exponential
iaf_psc_exp_multisynapse Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model with
iaf_psc_exp_ps Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron
iaf_tum_2000 Leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model with exponential
iclear Clear the state-flags of input stream.
ieof Check the "eof"-flag of an input stream.
if conditionaly execute a procedure
ifail Check the "fail"-flag of an input stream.
ifelse conditionaly execute a procedure
ifstream Open file for reading.
ignore ignore any waiting data on an istream
igood check the "good"-flag of a stream.
in_avail Return the number of available in an input stream's
index Copy object at stack level n
info Display the contents of a dictionary
info_ds print contents of all dictionaries on the dicitonary stack to
inhomogeneous_poisson_generator provides Poisson spike trains
initialize_module Initialize module by executing commandstring
Inline Replace names in a procedure with their definitions.
insert Insert all elements of one container in another container.
insertelement insert an element to a container at a specific position
inspect inspect an object
Install Load a dynamic module to extend the functionality.
IntegerPart Return integer part of the argument.
IntegerQ returns true if top object is an integer (int)
inv compute 1/x
irand Generate a random positive integer number.
iround Round and convert double to the nearest integer
is_mpi flag in statusdict indicating whether interpreter was compiled with MPI
is_threaded returns true if NEST/SLI was compiled with thread support
is_threaded_with_openmp returns true if NEST/SLI was compiled with OpenMP support
isatty Determine if a stream is connected to a terminal.
izhikevich Izhikevich neuron model
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join Join two strings or arrays.
joinpath Join filename and path strings, adding the slash.
JoinTo Join an object to a container
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kernel Global properties of the simulation kernel.
keys Return array of keys in a dictionary
kill send a signal to another process
known check whether a name is defined in a dictionary or object
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LambertW simple iteration implementing the Lambert-W function
LambertW0 principal branch of the Lambert-W function
LambertWm1 non-principal branch of the Lambert-W function
Last Return the last element of an array or string
LayoutArray build a multidimensional array
LayoutNetwork Create a multidimensional network.
ldexp computes the product of integer power of 2 and a factor
length counts elements of a container object
length_a counts elements of an array
length_d counts elements of a dictionary
length_lp counts elements of a literal procedure
length_p counts elements of a procedure
length_s counts elements of a string
leq Test if one object is less or equal than another object
license Display the NEST license.
lin_rate Linear rate model
LiteralQ returns true if top object is a literal
ln Calculate natural logarithm of double number.
load Search for a key in each dictionary on the dictionary stack.
LocateFileNames Look up complete pathnames of given file in given search path.
log Calculate decadic logarithm of double number.
lookup Search for a key in each dictionay on the dictionary stack.
loop repeatedly execute a procedure
ls print contents of current working directory
lt Test if one object is less than another object
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MakeDirectory Create a new directory
Map Apply a procedure to each element of a list or string
MapAt applies a function to some of the elements of its argument
MapIndexed Apply a function to each element of a list/string
MapThread apply a procedure to corresponding elements of n arrays
mark puts a mark on the stack
mat2_psc_exp Non-resetting leaky integrate-and-fire neuron model with
MathematicaToSliIndex Convert Mathematica-like indices to SLI indices
mathexecutive start interactive math session
MatrixQ Test whether a nested array i a matrix
max return the greater of two values
Max returns the largest element of an array
mcculloch_pitts_neuron Binary deterministic neuron with Heaviside
Mean returns the mean of the elements of an array
MemberQ checks if array contains a specific element
memory_thisjob report virtual memory size for current NEST process
memory_thisjob_bg Reports memory usage on Blue Gene/P/Q systems
memory_thisjob_darwin Reports memory usage on Darwin/Apple systems
MemoryInfo Report current memory usage.
MergeDictionary Merge all definitions of a dictionary with the current dicitonary.
MergeLists merges sorted lists
message Display an information message
min return the smaller of two values
Min returns the smallest element of an array
mip_generator create spike trains as described by the MIP model.
mkfifo Create a FIFO special file (named pipe)
mod compute the modulo of two integer numbers.
modeldict dictionary containing all devices and models of NEST
modf Decomposes its argument into fractional and integral part
Most Remove the last element of an array or string and return the rest.
MoveDirectory Rename a directory
MoveFile Rename a file
ms Specification in ms (for readability)
ms2hms Convert milliseconds to an array [h min sec].
mul multiply two numbers or vectors (point-wise)
multimeter Device to record analog data from neurons.
music_cont_in_proxy A device which receives continuous data from MUSIC.
music_cont_out_proxy A device which sends continuous data from NEST to
music_event_in_proxy A device which receives spikes from MUSIC.
music_event_out_proxy Device to forward spikes to remote applications
music_message_in_proxy A device which receives message strings from
mV Specification in mV (for readability)
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namespace Open a namespace
neg reverse sign of value
neg_d reverse sign of double value
neg_i reverse sign of integer value
neq Test two objects for inequality
Nest apply a function n times
nest_indirect Returns a nest call as a string able to spawn distributed simulations
nest_serial Returns a non-distributed call of nest as a string
NestList gives a list of the results of applying f to x 0 through n times.
nestrc Personal interpreter initialization file
Node General properties of all nodes.
noise_generator Device to generate Gaussian white noise current.
noop no operation function
not logical not operator.
npop Pop n object off the stack
nS Specification in nS (for readability)
NumberQ returns true if top object is a number (int or double)
NumProcesses Return the number of MPI processes.
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oclear Clear the state-flags of an output stream.
oeof Check the "eof"-flag of an output stream.
ofsopen Open an existing file for appending or writing.
ofstream Open a file stream for writing.
ogood Check the "good"-flag of an output stream.
oldgetline "old", ignorant version of getline
ones Return a DoubleVector filled with ones.
operandstack Return the contents of the stack as array.
Options Define a new set of options for a given name.
OptionsDictionary Dictionary for global options
or logical or operator.
osstream Create a string-stream object.
ostrstream Create a string-stream object.
OuterProduct outer product
over Copy object at stack level 1
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pA Specification in pA (for readability)
page Conveniently display contents of a long file
pageoutput Display the output of a procedure through "page".
parrot_neuron Neuron that repeats incoming spikes.
parrot_neuron_ps Neuron that repeats incoming spikes handling
parsestdin Read and execute tokens from standard input
Part returns a sub-array of an array
Partition Partition list into n element pieces
path Return current search path as array
pclocks returns POSIX clocks for real, user, system time
pclockspersec POSIX clock ticks per second
pcvs Convert object to string (long version)
pF Specification in pF (for readability)
pgetrusage Get resource consumption information
Pi Value of the constant Pi= 3.1415...
pick copy element from stack level n
pipe Open up a pipe
Plus represents/computes sum of terms
poisson_generator simulate neuron firing with Poisson processes
poisson_generator_ps simulate neuron firing with Poisson processes
pop Pop the top object off the stack
pow raise a number to a power
pp_pop_psc_delta Population of point process neurons with leaky
pp_psc_delta Point process neuron with leaky integration of
ppage print a file to cout in chunks of 20 lines.
ppd_sup_generator simulate the superimposed spike train of a population
pprint pretty print: Print object to a stream
Prepare prepare the network for a simulation
prepend Attach an object to the front of an array or string.
print Print object to a stream
print_error print an error based on the errordict
PrintNetwork Print network tree in readable form.
ProcessorName Returns a unique specifier for the actual node.
proxynode Proxy to provide Nodes on remote machines
PseudoRecordingDevice Common properties of all pseudo-recording
pstack Display operand stack in syntax form.
ptimes returns real, user, and system time
pulsepacket_generator Generate sequence of Gaussian pulse packets.
put put indexed object into container
put_d Add an entry to a dictionary
putinterval replace sections of an array/string
pwd Print working directory
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quantal_stp_synapse Probabilistic synapse model with short term
quantal_stp_synapse_hpc Variant of quantal_stp_synapse with low
quit leave the SLI interpreter, optionally return exit code
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raiseagain re-raise the last error
raiseerror raise an error to the system
Random Returns a random number.
RandomArray Returns array with random numbers.
RandomSubset random subset of an array without repetitions
Range Generate array with range of numbers
Rank Return the MPI rank of the process.
rate_connection_delayed Synapse type for rate connections with delay.
rate_connection_instantaneous Synapse type for instantaneous rate
rate_transformer_node Rate neuron that sums up incoming rates
rdevdict dictionary with random deviate generator types
rdevdict::*_clipped clipped random deviate generators.
rdevdict::binomial binomial random deviate generator
rdevdict::exponential exponential random deviate generator
rdevdict::gamma gamma random deviate generator
rdevdict::gsl_binomial GSL binomial random deviate generator
rdevdict::lognormal lognormal random deviate generator
rdevdict::normal normal random deviate generator
rdevdict::poisson poisson random deviate generator
rdevdict::uniform uniform random deviate generator
rdevdict::uniform_int uniform integer random deviate generator
Read read an object of a certain type from a stream
ReadDouble Read a double number from an input stream.
ReadInt Read an integer number from an input stream.
readline read and edit a line from standard input
ReadList read a list of specified format from a stream
ReadModes dictionary with type specifiers for read functions
readPGM read in grey-level image in PGM Format.
ReadWord read white space terminated string from stream
realtime returns realtime
RecordingDevice Common properties of all recording devices.
references Returns the number of references to a reference counted object.
regcomp Create a regular expression
regex_find Check if a regex is included in a string or stream
regex_find_r Check if a regex is included in a string
regex_find_rf Check if a regex is included in a stream
regex_find_s Check if a regex is included in a string
regex_find_sf Check if a regex is included in a stream
regex_replace replace all occurences of a regex
regexdict dictionary with flags and codes for regular expressions
regexec compare string and regular expression
RemoveDirectory Delete a directory
removeguard removes the limit on the number of interpreter cycles
repeat execute a procedure n times
repeatany Place any object n times on stack.
replace Replace a section of a string or array by a new sequence.
ReplaceOccurrences replace the occurences of a key in a container
ReplacePart replaces particular elements of an array
reserve Prepare an array or string to hold a given number of elements.
reset Reset the SLI interpreter
ResetKernel Put the simulation kernel back to its initial state.
ResetNetwork Reset the dynamic state of the network.
ResetOptions Reset all options of a command to their default values.
Rest Remove the first element of an array or string and return
restore restore interpreter state from state dictionary
RestoreDictionary Read a dictionary definition from a file.
restoreestack Restore the execution stack from an array.
RestoreModels Restore saved models from an array of status dictionaries.
RestoreOptions Restore the temporaryly saved options of a command
restoreostack Restore the stack from an array.
resume Resume interrupted SLI program after a system signal.
reverse Reverse a string or array.
rngdict dictionary with random generator types
roll Roll a portion n stack levels k times
rolld Roll the three top stack elements downwards
rollu Roll the three top stack elements upwards
rot Rotate entire stack contents
round Round double to the nearest integer
Run simulate n milliseconds
run execute a sli file
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s Specification in s (for readability)
save save interpreter state in a state dictionary
SaveDictionary Save contents of a dictionary to a file.
SaveModels Retrieve the state of all models.
SaveOptions temporarily save options of a command
ScanThread execute a function to corresponding elements of n arrays
search Search for a sequence in an array or string.
searchfile tries to open a file for reading using one of
searchif check wether a substring is contained within a string
searchifstream searches SLI's search path for a file
seed Set the seed of a random number generator.
Select reduces an array to elements which fulfill a criterion
Set Define an association between a name and an object in the current
SetAcceptableLatency set the acceptable latency of a MUSIC input port
SetDefaults Set the default values for a node or synapse model.
SetDirectory Change working directory
SetFakeNumProcesses Set a fake number of MPI processes.
setguard limit the number of interpreter cycles
setNONBLOCK Switch between blocking and non-blocking I/O.
SetOptions Set options for a given name
setpath Append string to path array
setprecision set precision for decimal place of a stream
SetStatus sets the value of properties of a node, connection, random
SetStatus_dict Modify a dictionary used as an object in oo-programming
SetStatus_v modify the properties of a random deviate generator
SetStructuralPlasticityStatus Set up parameters for structural
SetSynapseStatus Return synapse status information
setverbosity Set verbosity level for message
SFWdumpparameters Dump parameters of a SLIFunctionWrapper routine.
ShowDefaults Show the default parameters of a model.
ShowOptions Display all options for a given name
ShowStatus Show the status dictionary of a network node.
shpawn Spawn a UNIX process using a shell and redirect stdin and stdout.
shrink Reduce the capacity of an array or string to its minimum.
siegert_neuron siegert_neuron
sigmoid_rate rate model with sigmoidal gain function
sigmoid_rate_gg_1998 rate model with sigmoidal gain function
Sign returns the sign of its argument
signaldict Dictionary containing the machine-dependent signal codes.
Simulate simulate n milliseconds
sin Calculate the sine of double number.
sinusoidal_gamma_generator Generates sinusoidally modulated gamma
sinusoidal_poisson_generator Generates sinusoidally modulated Poisson
size Returns the size of an array/string.
sleep Pauses current process.
sli_neuron neuron with SLI callback
SLIFunctionWrapper Define a SLI function with lots of comfort.
SliToMathematicaIndex Convert SLI indices to Mathematica-like indices
Sort Sorts a homogeneous array of doubles, ints, or strings.
spawn Spawn a UNIX process and redirect stdin and stdout.
spike_detector Device for detecting single spikes.
spike_dilutor repeats incoming spikes with a certain probability.
spike_generator A device which generates spikes from an array with
spikes Specification in spikes (for readability)
spin_detector Device for detecting binary states in neurons.
Split splits array into subarrays of sequences of identical elements
spoon execute a parallel SLI-process
sqr Compute the square of a number.
sqrt compute the square root of a non-negative number
stack Display operand stack
StandardDeviation returns the standard deviation of the elements of an array
start interpreter start symbol
static_synapse Synapse type for static connections.
static_synapse_hom_w Synapse type for static connections with
static_synapse_hom_w_hpc Variant of static_synapse_hom_w with low
static_synapse_hpc Variant of static_synapse with low memory
statusdict dictionary with platform dependent status
stdp_dopamine_synapse Synapse type for dopamine-modulated
stdp_dopamine_synapse_hpc Variant of stdp_dopamine_synapse with low
stdp_facetshw_synapse_hom Synapse type for spike-timing dependent
stdp_facetshw_synapse_hom_hpc Variant of stdp_facetshw_synapse_hom
stdp_pl_synapse_hom Synapse type for spike-timing dependent
stdp_pl_synapse_hom_hpc Variant of stdp_pl_synapse_hom with low
stdp_synapse Synapse type for spike-timing dependent
stdp_synapse_hom Synapse type for spike-timing dependent
stdp_synapse_hom_hpc Variant of quantal_stp_synapse with low memory
stdp_synapse_hpc Variant of stdp_synapse with low memory
stdp_triplet_synapse Synapse type with spike-timing dependent
stdp_triplet_synapse_hpc Variant of stdp_triplet_synapse with low
step_current_generator provides a piecewise constant DC input current
StimulatingDevice General properties of stimulating devices.
stop raise a stop signal
stopped returns true if execution was stopped by stop
str Retrieve a string from a string-stream.
StringQ returns true if top object is a string
sub subtract two numbers or vectors
subnet Root node for subnetworks.
SubsetQ Test if one dictinary is a subset of another
switch finish a case ... switch structure
switchdefault finish a case ... switchdefault structure
symbol read a symbol from a string
symbol_s read a symbol from a string
synapsedict Dictionary containing all synapse models.
synaptic_element Contact point element for the dynamic creation
SyncProcesses Synchronize all MPI processes.
sysexec Transfer control to a UNIX-command
system execute a UNIX command in a parallel process.
systemtime returns system time for current process
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Z - : < =
Table Generate an array according to a given function
Take extract element sequences from a container
tanh_rate rate model with hyperbolic tangent non-linearity
taskset Binds a process to a processor.
taskset_thisjob Binds the current process to a processor.
TensorRank Determine the level to which an array is a full vector
test_tsodyks_depressing sli script for overall test of tsodyks synapse models
test_tsodyks_facilitating sli script for overall test of tsodyks synapse models
testsuite::crash_distributed_assert_or_die self test of distributed_assert_or_die
testsuite::crash_distributed_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::crash_distributed_invariant_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_assert_or_die
testsuite::crash_distributed_pass_or_die self test of distributed_pass_or_die
testsuite::crash_distributed_process_invariant_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::crash_distributed_process_invariant_events_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_events_assert_or_die
testsuite::crash_distributed_rank_invariant_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_rank_invariant_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::fail_distributed_assert_or_die self test of distributed_assert_or_die
testsuite::fail_distributed_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::fail_distributed_invariant_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_assert_or_die
testsuite::fail_distributed_pass_or_die self test of distributed_pass_or_die
testsuite::fail_distributed_process_invariant_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::fail_distributed_process_invariant_events_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_events_assert_or_die
testsuite::fail_distributed_rank_invariant_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_rank_invariant_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::issue-105 Ensure that min_delay and max_delay are set correctly
testsuite::issue-264 Ensure error is raised on times incommensurate with resolution
testsuite::issue-281 Check that ConnectLayers works MPI-parallel for fixed fan-out
testsuite::issue-311 Ensure NEST behaves well after exception during update
testsuite::issue-327 Ensure that spike_generator handles large precise times
testsuite::issue-351 Ensure Connect raises exception if connecting to device with unusable rule
testsuite::issue-368 testsuite::issue-368
testsuite::issue-410 Ensure thread safety of volume transmitter
testsuite::issue-437 Ensure parameter passed in Connect are set
testsuite::issue-463 Simple failing test for connection with parameter arrays and connection rule fixed_indegree, with more than one virtual process
testsuite::issue-521 *_hpc connections return local id instead of global id of target neuron
testsuite::issue-527 testsuite::issue-527
testsuite::issue-545 testsuite::issue-545
testsuite::issue-565 testsuite::issue-565
testsuite::issue-600 Checks that waveform relaxation works with MPI
testsuite::issue-659 Check that we get an error if trying to call Run or Cleanup without calling Prepare first.
testsuite::issue-665 testsuite::issue-665
testsuite::issue-707 testsuite::issue-707
testsuite::issue-708 testsuite::issue-708
testsuite::issue-735 testsuite::issue-735
testsuite::issue-737-threads testsuite::issue-737-threads
testsuite::issue-737 testsuite::issue-737
testsuite::issue-740 testsuite::issue-740
testsuite::issue-832 The test ensures that the marker primary_end
testsuite::issue-888 Ensure that the resolution is set as a multiple of tics.
testsuite::test_ac_generator test that ac_generator provides correct current
testsuite::test_add_freeze_thaw test that per-thread nodes vectors are updated
testsuite::test_aeif_cond_alpha_multisynapse sli script for the aeif multisynapse model
testsuite::test_aeif_cond_beta_multisynapse sli script for the aeif multisynapse model with synaptic conductance modeled by a double exponential function
testsuite::test_all_to_all Test correct connection with many targets
testsuite::test_amat2_psc_exp sli script for overall test of amat2_psc_exp neuron model
testsuite::test_assert_or_die_b sli script to test the assert_or_die function (bool variant)
testsuite::test_assert_or_die_p sli script to test the assert_or_die function (proceure variant)
testsuite::test_badhandler test if SLI returns exit code 126 when an error is handled by a bad user error handler.
testsuite::test_bernoulli_synapse test of bernoulli_synapse connection
testsuite::test_binary sli script for overall test of binary neuron models
testsuite::test_common_props_setting test that common properties can be set as defaults, not else
testsuite::test_connect SLI script to test runability of all Connect variants
testsuite::test_connect_after_simulate Create another connection after a call to Simulate and check whether it is created correctly
testsuite::test_connect_array_all_to_all_mpi SLI script to test connection with parameter arrays and connection rule all_to_all, with hybrid MPI and thread parallelism
testsuite::test_connect_array_fixed_indegree_mpi SLI script to test connection with parameter arrays and connection rule fixed_indegree, with hybrid MPI and thread parallelism
testsuite::test_connect_array_fixed_outdegree_mpi SLI script to test connection with parameter arrays and connection rule fixed_outdegree, with hybrid MPI and thread parallelism
testsuite::test_conngen_interface Test runability of all CGConnect variants
testsuite::test_cont_delay_synapse test of synapse with continuous delay
testsuite::test_copymodel sli script to test if CopyModel works as expected
testsuite::test_corr_det minimal test of correlation detector
testsuite::test_corr_matrix_det minimal test of correlomatrix detector
testsuite::test_count_connections Test connection counting for total
testsuite::test_crash_or_die sli script to test the crash_or_die function
testsuite::test_cva check if cva function works
testsuite::test_cvi check if cvi function works
testsuite::test_DataConnect sli script to test if DataConnect works as expected
testsuite::test_dcgen_versus_I_e sli script to test if setting I_e and applying a DC generator yields the same results.
testsuite::test_default_delays_weights test default delay and weight handling
testsuite::test_delay_after_res_change sli script to test delay after the resolution has changed
testsuite::test_delay_check sli script to test delay checking
testsuite::test_delay_exchange check that delay extrema are exchanged correctly
testsuite::test_dirname tests dirname from filesystem.sli for POSIX conformance
testsuite::test_distributed_assert_or_die self test of distributed_assert_or_die
testsuite::test_distributed_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::test_distributed_invariant_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_assert_or_die
testsuite::test_distributed_pass_or_die self test of distributed_pass_or_die
testsuite::test_distributed_process_invariant_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::test_distributed_process_invariant_events_assert_or_die self test of distributed_invariant_events_assert_or_die
testsuite::test_distributed_rank_invariant_collect_assert_or_die self test of distributed_rank_invariant_collect_assert_or_die
testsuite::test_DoubleVector_IntVector.sli test vector operations
testsuite::test_fail test if SLI returns exit code 126 when executing a file with unhandled errors.
testsuite::test_failbutnocrash_or_die_crash sli script to test the failbutnocrash_or_die_crash function
testsuite::test_failbutnocrash_or_die_pass sli script to test the failbutnocrash_or_die_pass function
testsuite::test_failpass_or_die sli script to test the passfail_or_die function
testsuite::test_fast_operators ensures that internal operators do not check number of arguments
testsuite::test_fixed_indegree Test correct connection with many targets
testsuite::test_gamma_sup_generator Test parallel generation of trains
testsuite::test_gap_junction Ensure that gap_junction connection can only be created between neurons which support them.
testsuite::test_gap_junctions_mpi Test gap junction functionality in parallel
testsuite::test_get_node_fncs sli script for test of Get(Local/Global)(Nodes/Leaves/Children)
testsuite::test_GetConnections sli script to test if GetConnections works as expected
testsuite::test_getnodes sli script to test if GetGlobalNodes works as expected
testsuite::test_getrng_neuron sli script of assignment of rng to neuron
testsuite::test_getrng_Vmset test whether Vm can consistently be set to random value
testsuite::test_gif_cond_exp sli script for test of gif_cond_exp with
testsuite::test_gif_cond_exp_multisynapse sli script for test of
testsuite::test_gif_pop_psc_exp sli script for test of gif_pop_psc_exp
testsuite::test_gif_psc_exp sli script for test of gif_psc_exp with
testsuite::test_gif_psc_exp_multisynapse sli script for test of
testsuite::test_ginzburg_and_mcculloch testsuite::test_ginzburg_and_mcculloch
testsuite::test_ginzburg_neuron Test parallel generation of Poissonian trains
testsuite::test_global_rng check whether global rng gives consistent results
testsuite::test_goodhandler test if SLI returns exit code 0 when an error is handled by a correct user error handler.
testsuite::test_hh_cond_exp_traub sli script for overall test of hh_cond_exp_traub model
testsuite::test_hh_psc_alpha_gap sli script for overall test of hh_psc_alpha_gap model
testsuite::test_hpc_synapse Basic tests on hpc synapses
testsuite::test_iaf sli script for overall test of iaf_psc_alpha model
testsuite::test_iaf_1to2 sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha spike interaction
testsuite::test_iaf_1to2_ex sli script for test of min_delay
testsuite::test_iaf_dc sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha with external DC current
testsuite::test_iaf_dc_aligned sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha resolution independence
testsuite::test_iaf_dc_aligned_automatic sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha resolution independence
testsuite::test_iaf_dc_aligned_delay sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha resolution independence
testsuite::test_iaf_dc_aligned_stop sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha resolution independence
testsuite::test_iaf_fudge sli script to test normalization of PSP for iaf_psc_alpha model
testsuite::test_iaf_i0 sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha internal DC current
testsuite::test_iaf_i0_refractory sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha internal DC current
testsuite::test_iaf_min_delay_create sli script for testing automatic adjustment of min_delay
testsuite::test_iaf_min_delay_set sli script for testing explicit specification of min_delay
testsuite::test_iaf_min_delay_simblocks sli script for testing block wise simulation
testsuite::test_iaf_ps_dc_accuracy test of accuracy of neuron models subject to DC current
testsuite::test_iaf_ps_dc_t_accuracy test of temporal accuracy of precise integrate-and-fire neurons subject to DC current
testsuite::test_iaf_ps_psp_accuracy test of precise integrate-and-fire neurons' accuracy of PSP
testsuite::test_iaf_ps_psp_poisson_accuracy probes interaction of precise poisson generator and neuron model
testsuite::test_iaf_ps_psp_poisson_generator_accuracy test precise poisson generator input to neuron model
testsuite::test_iaf_ps_psp_poisson_spike_accuracy test precise poisson spike input to neuron model
testsuite::test_iaf_psc_alpha_multisynapse sli script for the multisynapse model
testsuite::test_iaf_psc_exp sli script for overall test of iaf_psc_exp model
testsuite::test_iaf_psc_exp_multisynapse sli script for the multisynapse model
testsuite::test_iaf_psc_exp_ps sli script for overall test of iaf_psc_exp_ps model
testsuite::test_iaf_psc_exp_ps_lossless sli script for overall test of iaf_psc_exp_ps_lossless model
testsuite::test_iaf_psp sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha spike input
testsuite::test_iaf_psp_normalized check if PSP can be normalized
testsuite::test_iaf_psp_peak test of closed form expression for peak
testsuite::test_iaf_ring sli script for test of iaf_psc_alpha spike interaction
testsuite::test_inh_stdp_synapse basic test of stdp_synapse
testsuite::test_inhomogeneous_poisson_generator sli script to test
testsuite::test_lambertw check if lambertw function works
testsuite::test_lazyhandler test if SLI returns exit code 0 when an error is handled by a lazy user error handler.
testsuite::test_Map check if Map function works
testsuite::test_MapIndexed check if MapIndexed function works
testsuite::test_mat2_psc_exp sli script for overall test of mat2_psc_exp neuron model
testsuite::test_max_delay sli script to test whether max_delay is updated correctly
testsuite::test_min_delay sli script to test whether min_delay is updated correctly
testsuite::test_mini_brunel_ps Test parallel simulation of small Brunel-style network
testsuite::test_mip_corrdet sli script for testing mip_generator and correlation_detector
testsuite::test_mip_generator Test parallel generation of trains
testsuite::test_multimeter Minimal test for correct multimeter setup
testsuite::test_multimeter_accu test support for multimeter accumulation mode
testsuite::test_multimeter_freeze_thaw test if multimeter handles frozen nodes properly
testsuite::test_multimeter_offset Test if offset attribute works properly
testsuite::test_multimeter_stepping test if multimeter returns same values for stepped simulation
testsuite::test_multimeter_support test if multimeter support works in neurons
testsuite::test_multiple_multimeter test support for multiple multimeters
testsuite::test_multiple_random_source_stepping test NEST's behavior when using multiple random sources and different stepping schemes
testsuite::test_multisynapse_models test properties of multisynapse models
testsuite::test_multithreading sli script for several tests regarding multithreading
testsuite::test_multithreading_devices sli script to test data collection across threads
testsuite::test_noise_generator Test parallel noise injection
testsuite::test_one_to_one Test correct connection with many targets
testsuite::test_pairwise_bernoulli Test correct connection with many targets
testsuite::test_parse_message_line > selftest for message line parser in unittest
testsuite::test_pass test if SLI returns exit code 0 after executing a file.
testsuite::test_pass_or_die sli script to test the pass_or_die function
testsuite::test_passorfailbutnocrash_or_die sli script to test the crash_or_die function
testsuite::test_poisson_generator Test parallel generation of Poissonian trains
testsuite::test_poisson_generator_campbell_alpha test if of poisson noise generates correct membrane potential
testsuite::test_poisson_generator_ps Test parallel generation of Poissonian trains
testsuite::test_poisson_ps_intervals checks coefficient of variation
testsuite::test_poisson_ps_min_interval checks that intervals are independent of tic size
testsuite::test_pp_pop_psc_delta sli script for test of pp_pop_psc_delta
testsuite::test_pp_psc_delta Test parallel generation of Poissonian trains
testsuite::test_ppd_sup_generator Test parallel generation of trains
testsuite::test_psp_amplitude_consistency test the consistency of PSP amplitudes across models.
testsuite::test_pulsepacket_generator Test parallel generation of Poissonian trains
testsuite::test_random test use of random number distributions
testsuite::test_random_binomial test of binomial random deviates
testsuite::test_random_clipped test clipped random number distributions
testsuite::test_rate_connections This test ensures that rate connections
testsuite::test_rate_neurons_mpi Test rate model neurons in parallel
testsuite::test_rdv_discreteness test discreteness of random distributions
testsuite::test_rdv_param_setting test parameter setting on RDVs
testsuite::test_recorde_close_flush test {close,flush}_after_simulate flags for recording devices
testsuite::test_rng_seeds test if setting and getting of the rng seeds works
testsuite::test_round check if round function works
testsuite::test_set_delay_extrema sli script to test if min_ and max_delay
testsuite::test_set_start_stop_origin sli script to test if start, stop and origin are set properly
testsuite::test_set_tics test whether tics can be configured at run time
testsuite::test_set_Vm test if setting V_m work via SetModelStatus and SetStatus
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_gamma_generator test basic properties of sinusoidal gamma generator
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_gamma_generator_1 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Gammaian trains with single spike train
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_gamma_generator_2 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Gammaian trains with individual spike trains
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_gamma_generator_3 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Gammaian trains with single spike train
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_gamma_generator_4 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Gammaian trains with individual spike trains
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_poisson_generator test basic properties of sinusoidal poisson generator
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_poisson_generator_1 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Poissonian trains with single spike train
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_poisson_generator_2 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Poissonian trains with individual spike trains
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_poisson_generator_3 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Poissonian trains with single spike train
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_poisson_generator_4 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Poissonian trains with individual spike trains
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_poisson_generator_5 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Poissonian trains with single spike train
testsuite::test_sinusoidal_poisson_generator_6 Test parallel generation of sinusoidally modulate Poissonian trains with individual spike trains
testsuite::test_sli_neuron test of sli_neuron
testsuite::test_sort sli script to test if sorting works
testsuite::test_spike_det_reset test if resetting works on spike_detector
testsuite::test_spike_detector sli script to test spike_detector device
testsuite::test_spike_dilutor test of spike_dilutor functionality
testsuite::test_spike_generator sli script to test spike_generator device
testsuite::test_spike_poisson_ps tests if spikes independent of resolution
testsuite::test_spike_poisson_ps_base2.sli testsuite::test_spike_poisson_ps_base2.sli
testsuite::test_spin_detector test decoding mechanism of binary events by spin_detector
testsuite::test_stdp_synapse basic test of stdp_synapse
testsuite::test_step_current_generator minimal test of step_current_generator
testsuite::test_steppedsim test multiple calls of Simulate
testsuite::test_stop test if SLI returns exit code 126 when executing a file with a software interrupt.
testsuite::test_supports_precise_spikes_flag Checks that the
testsuite::test_symmetric_connections Tests that the functionality to create
testsuite::test_symmetric_connections_mpi Tests that the functionality to create
testsuite::test_syn_hom_w sli script for test synapse with homogeneous weight and delay.
testsuite::test_thread_local_ids test that thread-local ids are set correctly
testsuite::test_threaded_neuron_device_connections test for correct creation of neuron-neuron, neuron-device, device-neuron and device-device connections using multiple threads
testsuite::test_voltmeter_reset test if resetting works on voltmeter
testsuite::test_wfr_settings Tests the possible settings for the waveform relaxation method
testsuite::ticket-336-mpi Check that vp-specific RNGs generate proper random numbers
testsuite::ticket-336-serial Check that vp-specific RNGs only provided for nodes with proxies
testsuite::ticket-386 ensure all models supporting multimeter work at minimal interval
testsuite::ticket-396 Ensure that the number of threads cannot be changed after resolution.
testsuite::ticket-399 Regression test on failure to set min/max delay
testsuite::ticket-421 Minimal test against missing variable initializations
testsuite::ticket-433 Test against receptor_type mishandling in ht_neuron
testsuite::ticket-451 Guard against infinte loops in Random*Connect
testsuite::ticket-452 Ensure that precise simulations give identical results whether stepped or run continuously
testsuite::ticket-459 test that changing the leak reversal potential leaves all other neuron parameters else unchanged
testsuite::ticket-460 Check that local and global Get{Node/Leaves/Children} work
testsuite::ticket-464 Ensure that UniversalDataLogger triggers assertion with frozen multimeter.
testsuite::ticket-466.sli test if mirollo_strogatz_ps can handle simultaneous inputs
testsuite::ticket-475 Ensure that data collection across threads works
testsuite::ticket-478 Ensure that devices can only be connected using static synapses.
testsuite::ticket-481 Ensure that poisson_generator_ps delivers spikes to more than one node
testsuite::ticket-507 Ensure that spike_detector throws exception on SetStatus if off-grid times are set
testsuite::ticket-519 Ensure that multimeter behaves even if no data on some threads
testsuite::ticket-520 Ensure that multimeter returns correct number of time points in accumulator mode
testsuite::ticket-537 Regression test for memory allocation/free error in TokenarrayObj
testsuite::ticket-543 Regression test showing too many connections being created on iteration over nested subnets
testsuite::ticket-564 Regression test for OpenMP-parallel problems on OSX
testsuite::ticket-566 Regression test for setting a fake number of processes.
testsuite::ticket-573 Maximum number of synapse types reached in copy_synapse_prototype without error message
testsuite::ticket-580 getinterval: No error if range of array is exceeded
testsuite::ticket-618 catch nodes which require tau_mem != tau_syn
testsuite::ticket-619 Regression test for kernel SetStatus problem
testsuite::ticket-638 Precise models remain refractory indefinitely
testsuite::ticket-673 Precise models are inconsistent with
testsuite::ticket-681 Ensure that NEST handles errors during node preparation properly
testsuite::ticket-683 Ensure that NEST raises error when number of threads changed too late.
testsuite::ticket-686 catch nodes which do not require tau_*, C_m > 0
testsuite::ticket-689 GetConnections throws Segmentation Fault if hpc_synapses are used.
testsuite::ticket-692 ensure GetConnections checks its args
testsuite::ticket-710 HPC synapses do not work for spike detectors.
testsuite::ticket-716 stdp dopamine synapse changes weight in the absence of presynaptic spikes
testsuite::ticket-733 neq does not work correctly for intvector and doublevector
testsuite::ticket-737 Ensure that stimulating devices can only be connected with a single synapse type
testsuite::ticket-754 grng_seed not set correctly under certain circumstances
testsuite::ticket-772 NEST should not crash, if integer values for weight/ delay are used
testsuite::ticket-777 SLI conditional jump typecheck bool arg
testsuite::ticket-784 xor and neq are not protected by tries
testsuite::ticket-785 fail_or_die inconsistenly reports errors
testsuite::ticket-787 Ensure that all commands raise errors instead of crashing
testsuite::ticket-798 Random number generation fails in multi-threaded simulation of quantal_stp_synapse
testsuite::ticket-800 Ensure that Topology parameters check their parameters
testsuite::ticket-85 Ensure that plastic synapses can be used with precise models.
testsuite::ticket-881 ConnectLayers creates too few connections under some conditions when running on multiple threads
testsuite::ticket-903 Ensure delays are not strictly rounded up
testsuite::ticket-921 Ensure rport in synapse defaults is unaffected by Connect
testsuite::ticket-926 Ensure stdp_dopamine_synapse does not lead to segfault
testsuite::ticket-933 Ensure that pp_pop_psc_delta generates same results when run in small intervals
testsuite::ticket-941 Ensure that GetConnections works correctly with multiple synapse models
testsuite::ticket-949 Ensure Connect throws an error if trying to connect with delay < resolution.
testsuite::ticket-955 Check that CreateLayer even works with a single neuron layer on multiple processes
testsuite::ticket-959 Ensure that pp_psc_delta generates same results when run in small intervals
threshold_lin_rate rate model with threshold-linear gain function
tic start timing script execution
time return wall clock time in s since 1.1.1970 0
TimeCommunication returns average time taken for MPI_Allgather over n
TimeCommunication returns average time taken for MPI_Allgather over n calls with m bytes
TimeCommunicationAlltoall returns average time taken for MPI_Alltoall
TimeCommunicationAlltoall returns average time taken for MPI_Alltoall over n calls with m bytes
TimeCommunicationAlltoallv returns average time taken for
TimeCommunicationAlltoallv returns average time taken for MPI_Alltoallv over n calls with m bytes
TimeCommunicationOffgrid returns average time taken for MPI_Allgather over n calls with m bytes when communication offgrid spikes
TimeCommunicationv returns average time taken for MPI_Allgatherv over
Times represents/computes product of terms
tmpnam Generate a string that is a valid non-existing file-name.
toc Return wall clock time elapsed since tic was called.
token read a token from a stream or string
token_is read a token from an input stream
token_s read a token from a string
ToLowercase Convert a string to lower case.
ToMathematicaExpression converts SLI data to Mathematica input
topinfo_d print contents of top dictionary to stream
topology::ConnectLayers connect two layers
topology::CreateLayer create a spatial layer of nodes
topology::CreateMask create a spatial mask
topology::CreateParameter create a spatial function
topology::Displacement compute displacement vector
topology::Distance compute distance between nodes
topology::DumpLayerConnections prints a list of the connections of the
topology::DumpLayerNodes write information about layer nodes to file
topology::GetElement return node GID at specified layer position
topology::GetPosition retrieve position of input node
topology::GetValue compute value of parameter at a point
topology::Inside test if a point is inside a mask
Total returns the sum of the elements of an array
ToUppercase Convert a string to upper case.
Transpose Transposes the first two levels of its argument
trie Create a new type-trie object
trieinfo print the function variants of a type-trie.
trim Delete leading/trailing elements in a container.
trunc Truncate decimals of a double
tsodyks2_synapse Synapse type with short term plasticity.
tsodyks2_synapse_hpc Variant of tsodyks2_synapse with low memory
tsodyks_synapse Synapse type with short term plasticity.
tsodyks_synapse_hom Synapse type with short term plasticity using
tsodyks_synapse_hom_hpc Variant of tsodyks_synapse_hom with low
tsodyks_synapse_hpc Variant of tsodyks_synapse with low memory
type Return the type of an object
typebind optimizes procedure for certain data type
typeinfo return the type of an object
typestack Display types of operand stack
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undef Remove a key from a dictionary.
unit_conversion Conversion factors for SI units.
UnitStep The unit step function (aka Heavyside function)
unittest::assert_or_die Check condition and quit with exit code 1 if it fails
unittest::crash_or_die Execute a code block and exit with exit code 3 if nest does not crash
unittest::distributed_assert_or_die Checks whether code is independent of number of number of jobs
unittest::distributed_collect_assert_or_die Checks whether result is independent of number of number of jobs
unittest::distributed_invariant_assert_or_die Checks whether code is independent of number of number of jobs
unittest::distributed_pass_or_die Checks whether code runs for different numbers of jobs
unittest::distributed_process_invariant_collect_assert_or_die Checks whether the pooled results of all ranks are equal, independent of the number of MPI processes
unittest::distributed_process_invariant_events_assert_or_die Checks whether the pooled event dictionaries from all ranks are equal, independent of the number of MPI processes
unittest::distributed_rank_invariant_collect_assert_or_die Checks whether all ranks produce equal results, independent of the number of MPI processes
unittest::exit_test_gracefully End test script and report it as skipped
unittest::fail_or_die Execute a code block and exit with exit code 3 if it does not raise an error.
unittest::failbutnocrash_or_die Execute a code block and exit with exit code 3 if it does not raise a scripterror
unittest::InflateUnitTestData reformat compressed reference data
unittest::mpirun_self calls a distributed version of nest on the calling file
unittest::pass_or_die Execute a code block and quit with exit code 2 if it fails.
unittest::passorfailbutnocrash_or_die Execute a code block and exit with exit code 3 if it crashes
unittest::ToUnitTestPrecision reduce argument to specified precision.
usertime returns usertime for current process
using Make symbols of a namespace or dictionary available in the current scope.
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validate Check if a function is consistent with all its examples
values Return array of values in a dictionary
Variance returns the variance of the elements of an array
variant return specific variant of function
verbosity return the current verbosity level for interpreter messages
vogels_sprekeler_synapse Synapse type for symmetric spike-timing
vogels_sprekeler_synapse_hpc Variant of vogels_sprekeler_synapse
voltmeter Device to record membrane potential from neurons.
volume_transmitter Node used in combination with neuromodulated synaptic
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wait Wait for any child process to terminate
waitPID wait or check for a child process to terminate
weight_recorder Device for detecting single spikes.
welcome Print SLI welcome message
which Display the name of a command's source file.
who list contents of the top-level dicitonary
whos list contents of all dictionaries on the dicitonary stack
writePGM write out a grey-level image in PGM format
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xifstream Create an executable input-stream.
xor logical xor operator.
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zeros Return a DoubleVector filled with zeros.
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--> longrightarrow, usually delayed comparison
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:: execute a symbol from a nested namespace
:cgnext Call next() on a ConnectionGenerator
:cgsetmask Call setMasks() on a ConnectionGenerator
:cgstart Call start() on a ConnectionGenerator
:regerror return message of what went wrong with "regcomp_"
:resize Change the internal size of an array.
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<<>> Create a new dictionary.
<> Construct an array or vector, depending on the element type.
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= Print object to screen.
== Print object to screen in syntax-form.
==only Print syntax form of object to screen without linefeed
=only Print object to screen without linefeed