Documentation on Dispatch

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at
Mon Jan 16 20:02:52 CET 2017

Right. A property set is an array of properties if I am not mistaken. So portal_RowNames is the "array" name and headerName is a variable which holds a value resolving to the name of the property. Hence it compiles.

Bob S

On Jan 16, 2017, at 10:45 , Jeanne A. E. DeVoto via use-livecode <use-livecode at<mailto:use-livecode at>> wrote:

But I found this in a script from an associate:

setprop portal_RowNames [headerName] rowNames

and it compilesS the first param is a variable inside square braces.

Not sure it this is some LC magic or just this programmer's "style"

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