. Re: cross-stack globals, also, file inclusion

Dar Scott dsc at swcp.com
Sat Oct 25 12:20:56 EDT 2003


On Saturday, October 25, 2003, at 09:49 AM, Rob Cozens wrote:

> Programmer error, Jacque: constants 123 and "123" are not the same and 
> should not be used interchangeably.

Do you mean as compiled?  Or as a matter of style?

I have gotten the impression that these are exactly equivalent.  When 
used in arithmetic in a handler, the value is converted to internal 
number form.  (I suspect this conversion is done only once per handler.)

Dar Scott



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