Inconsistent results in simple script

Phil Davis revdev at pdslabs.net
Thu Nov 17 19:52:40 CET 2016


Amen!
First there was sliced bread...
Then there was LC text parsing...
Then came ARRAYS!
(choir singing in background)

Phil Davis


On 11/17/16 7:59 AM, Bob Sneidar wrote:
> Take Richard's advice. I did and I've never looked back. There are some situations where text parsing becomes cumbersome.
>
> Bob S
>
>
>> On Nov 16, 2016, at 16:51 , Richard Gaskin <ambassador at fourthworld.com> wrote:
>>
>> JOHN PATTEN wrote:
>>> When you don’t use arrays very much, and you have old, slow, brute
>>> force scripting skills, arrays are kind of hard to wrap your head
>>> around. But I obviously see their advantages :)
>> Arrays are so useful in so many contexts that they're well worth spending an afternoon experimenting with to really grok them.
>>
>> Once grokked, they open up many worlds of simpler, more efficient algos across a wide range of use cases.
>>
>> -- 
>> Richard Gaskin
>> Fourth World Systems
>> Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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