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[REBOL] Re: Why does 'reverse returns the tail of the block?

From: joel:neely:fedex at: 12-Nov-2002 10:51

Hi, Gabriele, Gabriele Santilli wrote:
> However, maybe it is more common to have it chained with other > functions, where returning the series at the same position as the > argument would be more useful. What do you think? >
I agree with preserving the position in the value yielded by REVERSE as I think that's the most likely value to be relevant in a larger expression. It would be really interesting to examine a reasonably-sized sample of REBOL scripts to see how often REVERSE is preceded by HEAD. -jn- -- ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Joel Neely joelDOTneelyATfedexDOTcom 901-263-4446