[REBOL] Enhancement Request - Range! datatype Re:(3)
From: dynalt:dynalt at: 20-Aug-2000 13:01
> From: [g--santilli--tiscalinet--it] [mailto:[g--santilli--tiscalinet--it]]
> Sent: Sunday, August 20, 2000 3:59 AM
d> I like the range idea but would suggest the use of a different
d> operator than '-' - possibly '..' which is used in several
d> other languages?
g> The dash is what is used in human languages, so I agree with
g> Andrew here. What's the problem with it?
It would seem that trying to distinguish between a range literal and a word
(which can have dash characters), or an issue literal which uses dashes
presents a problem for both people and REBOL.
Garold (Gary) L. Johnson