If this is a feature, it's a nasty one.

Monte Goulding monte at sweattechnologies.com
Mon Mar 17 21:16:01 EST 2003

> But the man page is wrong: it says (and I still don't know how to
> cut/paste from the documentation; is that possible?) "The
> <i>property</i> is a built-in property name or a custom property
> name."
> That should be "is a property name, or a variable or parameter having
> a property name as value".
> Agree?

I agree that some parts of coding in Transcript take a little getting used
to. I'm not sure it adds to the clarity of the user guide though. It seems
more logical to always assume variables will be evaluated prior to script
execution. Is there a situation when this doesn't happen?


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