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[REBOL] Re: This is a bug?

From: rotenca:telvia:it at: 14-Sep-2001 19:05

> Hi, Romano,
Hi, Joel,
> > >> 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 third :do. 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! :-)
> -jn-
--- Ciao Romano