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[REBOL] Re: Nested blocks - retrieving and setting with variables

From: chalz::earthlink::net at: 28-Sep-2004 12:03

>>> array[1] to array[10]. This is most useful for working backwards or >>> selecting portions of an array (data = source[4..$]; tag >>> source[$-3..$]; >>> and so forth). That spoiled me quickly. >> > > this is a different cause. Maxim wanted to have such a syntax too, but a > Rebol dialect: > > copy-array [-3 - tail head - 2] > > looks better to me. In case you need it there is a lot of people able to > write such a dialect including myself. Rebol ask for more.
As far as I'm concerned, no, I really should just learn, once and for all, how to use series properly. And learn parse and dialects properly, too. Even if they should drive me insane - who'll notice? Thanks for all the assistance. I'm sure I'll be back. :) --Charles