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[REBOL] Re: ROUND function (like TRUNC, FLOOR, etc...)

From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 20-Feb-2002 23:55

At 20.59 20/02/02, you wrote:
>Functions have context. Does that mean that functions have objects? >I wouldn't even have a problem with the statement "An object *is* >A KIND OF context", but the discussion of BIND doesn't leave one (me
Well, I'd say that an OBJECT! is a wrapper around a CONTEXT! (which is not exposed at the language level). So the relationship between OBJECT! and CONTEXT! is rather tight; you can view a OBJECT just as a "named context" if you want. But I think the reason for calling that function 'CONTEXT is different. What is the simplest way to make a context? Regards, Gabriele. -- Gabriele Santilli <[g--santilli--tiscalinet--it]> -- REBOL Programmer Amigan -- AGI L'Aquila -- REB: