[ANN] Release 8.1.0 DP 2

Mike Kerner MikeKerner at roadrunner.com
Thu Jun 30 17:34:33 EDT 2016

well, "return error x" gives me a syntax error, and the documentation
specifies the syntax I describe, and indicates that it changed in 8.1.0, so
before I do anything, why don't we clarify what we think it's supposed to
be, first.

On Thu, Jun 30, 2016 at 5:30 PM, Peter TB Brett <peter.brett at livecode.com>

> On 30/06/2016 22:20, Mike Kerner wrote:
> in a function, In a function, return x for error does nothing - the
>> function terminates without returning a value, and it and the result are
>> empty.  return x for value and return x do the same thing - the container
>> assigned gets the return value gets x, the result gets nothing.
> That sounds like a bug to me... "return x for error" in a function is
> supposed to terminate the function without returning a value, and set the
> result to x.  Can you please file a bug with your recipe?
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