Error description: Function: missing '('
brasmussen at earthlink.net
Thu Jan 3 17:25:01 CST 2002
Arthur Evans Jr wrote:
> . . .
> 1 If there's a list of Transcript reserved words, I've never found
> it. Such a list is badly needed.
The Transcript Dictionary in the Revolution documentation is such a list.
> 2 The error messages reported from accidental misuse of a reserved
> word are immensely obscure. For example, in the example above,
> since 'time' is a reserved word, the error should have been
> reported first on the 'function' line rather than on the 'return'
> line. It should not be hard to report use of a reserved word as a
> formal parameter on that line.
> . . .
> Art Evans
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