Mailing List Archive: 49091 messages
  • Home
  • Script library
  • AltME Archive
  • Mailing list
  • Articles Index
  • Site search

[REBOL] Re: rebol's code evaluation... [was: MySQL protocol bug]

From: hallvard:ystad:oops-as:no at: 19-Feb-2004 22:29

Dixit Maxim Olivier-Adlhoch (20.41 19.02.2004):
>The way I see it is that any value which does not evaluate into an action simply returns a clean version if itself. It is possible that some values get reduced or "corrected" as part of their evaluation, but I do not know how to call this behavior. > >example: >>> 2001-3-4 >== 4-Mar-2001
Same behaviour e.g. for URLs:
== I think RT calls this "passing the value through the parser". But your words, (reduction, correction) are as good, I suppose. Don't know about any "official", "correct" way to call this. Or maybe someone at RT reads this and can tell us? HY