[REBOL] Re: This is a bug?
From: rotenca:telvia:it at: 14-Sep-2001 19:05
> Hi, Romano,
> > >> pick context [a: 2] 3
> > ** Script Error: Out of range or past end
> > ** Near: pick context [a: 2] 3
> It would certainly appear to be inconsistent, given
Yes, it is exactly what i think. It is true that:
speaks only of Third, but is also true that:
pick :do 3
gives the same result of
I think they forgot to implement it in Pick after implenting it in Third.
> sometimes they are deliberate (i.e., RT really had something
> specific in mind and there's an undocumented rationale for the
> behavior that's puzzling us outsiders).
My most frequent question: "there is a reason that i don't see for this
behaviour of Rebol?"
99% the answer is YES. But remains that 1%...
> Holger's recent email on contexts represents a major landmark
> in the dialogue with RT on such issues. My thanks to him for
> the information!
In the mailing list? I did not see it.
> I hope we get a definitive answer on your question as well.
We can't survive without! :-)