Convert to seconds, why??

miscdas at miscdas at
Tue May 27 15:04:00 EDT 2003

Ken Ray writes:
> One issue is that you can't use "convert <x> from <y> to <z>" but
> instead use "convert <x> to <z>", that is, "convert tampon to seconds"
> instead of "convert tampon from long time to seconds". 
> Ken Ray
Mr. Ray,
This is unequivocably an incorrect statement about convert syntax.
Clearly, you have consulted neither the Transcript dictionary nor the 
MetaTalk Reference for convert. 


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