[REBOL] Re: [TYPE] weird return value
From: hallvard::ystad::oops-as::no at: 21-Apr-2004 22:03
Dixit Tim Johnson (21.45 21.04.2004):
> (again my opinion):
> a call to type? should either return a
> valid type name or throw some kind
> of an exception.
Oh, but it does! But on the original line, there was
Rebol evaluates through the line, but prints to the console only the last value it encounters.
Rebol will pass through like this:
refinement!, /http, /run, /cohen, /birds, ... nothing more? OK, let's return /birds,
Like Joel pointed out:
>> type? 1 2 3 4
integer!, 2, 3, 4, ... nothing more? ... etc.
But I do admit that it is confusing that rebol sees word boundaries where we do not (immediately).