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[REBOL] Re: Scope? Any advice would be appreciated.

From: lmecir:mbox:vol:cz at: 29-Jan-2001 21:05

Hi David,
> Is this a simple optimization issue or is there a > deeper logic for this "strange" behaviour?
Yes, if you would like to have even the "natural" behaviour, you would have to use a different datatype, namely an immutable-block datatype, which might complicate the datatype system and therefore even Rebol a bit. Another point of view may be, that the benefits of such a change can be greater than the complications caused by the datatype addition.