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[REBOL] Re: launch (view 1.2.1)

From: carl:cybercraft at: 24-Dec-2003 22:17

On 08-May-03, Anton wrote:
> That's a very nifty trick, Carl. > How did you figure that out?
I didn't - someone else here mentioned it a while back. Whether it's intentional behaviour or an oversight on RT's part would be interesting to know, though. Carl.
> Anton. >> > Using View 1.2.1, I get an alert saying: "Launch can only be used >> > by launcher programs." and first.r isn't executed. If I open a >> > console, typing "launch %first.r" works indeed. >> > What does it mean? Is it forbidden to launch other rebol >> > interpretor within a rebol script? >> > Does it work only with Pro features? >> I'm not sure whether it would work under Pro, but there is a trick >> to get around the problem for you. If you create a copy of launch >> in your user.r script and use that, then it'll work. (Others can >> explain the why;) >> So, add a line something like this to your user.r ... >> my-launch: :launch >> and then change second.r to... >> my-launch %first.r >> and it should work. (Well, it does for me, anyway.) >> Hope that helps... >> -- >> Carl Read
-- Carl Read