compiler not catching bad exit within routine

Ali Lloyd ali.lloyd at livecode.com
Wed Dec 7 00:03:59 CET 2016


I've no idea what the problem could be, but when things like this happen to
me I copy the routine and continually delete lines until either I discover
what I did wrong, or have a very minimal test case.

On Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 9:30 PM Dr. Hawkins <dochawk at gmail.com> wrote:

> I have a (much longer) routine to the nature of
>
> on mkNwDnaRec
>
>
> if something then
>
> exit makeNewDnaRec
>
> end if
>
> end mkNwDnaRec
>
>
>
> The compiler doesn't choke when saving the editor window.
>
> It does, though, file to go to mkNwDnaRec stating that it can't find it.
>
> I then paste the routine into another script, and it catches the error.
>
> Paste it back, and it still isn't caught.
>
> ???
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