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[REBOL] Re: Selective to-(data-type) Howto?

From: jeff::rebol::net at: 13-Jul-2001 15:10

Howdy, Tim:
> I can do this: > > types: [to-integer to-string] ; block of data - conversion > functions > >>> tt: get pick types 1 >>> test: tt "4" > == 4 > > Is it possible to > extract a block of value-conversion functions directly > from rebol?
Not sure of your question, but wanted to point out that you can also do: some-types: [1 [email--foo] "string" #hash u:/ []] to some-types/1 "1" to some-types/2 "larry" etc... You can use TO and a representive sampling of what you want to convert something to. -jeff