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clean-func.r

Rebol [ Author: "Ladislav Mecir" File: %clean-func.r Title: "Clean-func" Date: 2-Oct-2020 Purpose: { Func defines a function with given spec and body that remembers its arguments and locals after return. Clean-func defines a function with given spec and body that does not remember its arguments and locals after return. } ] make object! [ ; helper function do-body: func [body [block!]] [do body] ; result store result: none part1: [ ; get the result set/any 'result do-body ] set 'body-of-clean func [ [catch] {Return the body of a clean-func} f [function!] ] [ unless all [ equal? length? second :f 8 block? fourth second :f find/match second :f part1 same? 'do-body third second :f ] [ throw make error! "cannot use body-of-clean on the function" ] fourth second :f ] set 'clean-func func [ { Define a function with given spec and body that does not remember argument values on return. } [catch] spec [block!] {Help string (opt) followed by arg words (and opt type and string)} body [block!] "The body block of the function" /local context-var f part2 ] [ unless find spec /local [append spec /local] ; every function defined will have its own context-var context-var: use [context] ['context] ; create modified function body part2: compose [ ; clear the context unset (context-var) ; return the result get/any 'result ] body: compose [ (part1) (reduce [body]) (part2) ] ; we need a local word change body 'local ; make the function throw-on-error [f: make function! spec body] spec: first :f body: second :f ; get the function context set context-var clear copy spec foreach value spec [ if any-word? :value [ append get context-var to word! :value ] ] bind get context-var first body ; revert changes to the parts of the function body change body part1 change skip body 1 + length? part1 part2 :f ] ] comment [ ; Examples ; normal func f: func [x [series!]] [length? :x] body-of :f ; == [length? :x] ; f remembers its argument value(s) and locals f head insert/dup copy "" "0" 1000 get second body-of :f ; == {0000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000... ; this should not work body-of-clean :f ; ** User Error: cannot use body-of-clean on the function ; ** Near: body-of-clean :f ; clean-func g: clean-func [x [series!]] [length? :x] ; this works body-of :g ; == [ ; set/any 'result do-body [length? :x] ; unset context ; get/any 'result ; ] ; this works too body-of-clean :g ; == [length? :x] ; g does not remember its argument value(s) and locals g head insert/dup copy "" "0" 1000 get second body-of-clean :g ; ** Script Error: x has no value ; ** Near: get second body-of-clean :g ]
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