[REBOL] Re: Embedded Object and Scope yet again...
From: gjones05:mail:orion at: 11-May-2001 16:03
From: "Ladislav Mecir"
> I feel, that Joel tried to warn us, that the "Poor man's module" is
> reliable as some may need it to be:
> Rebol 
> make object! [
> protected1: 1
> protected2: 2
> if true [
> unprotected1: 3
> and he is right, because 'protected1 and 'protected2 will not destroy
> global context couterparts, but 'unprotected1 can!
I feel like I'm loosing ground in my understanding of REBOL objects. My
whole understanding has been turned upside down in less than 24 hours.
Of course, this means that I really didn't understand them at all. It
also means that it clearly violates the principle of least surprise ---
at least for me. How depressing.