Help with Arrays??
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Tue Mar 21 11:02:01 EST 2006
On Mar 20, 2006, at 11:39 PM, Arthur Urban wrote:
> I don't know what the heck is going on here, but I know it's making
> me a wee bit testy. (I don't like needless local variables, what
> can I say...)
> Here's the code that works just fine. Please note that I've
> confirmed the value of x, it is not the problem here. The function
> returns an Array.
> put MyFunc( x ) into theArray
> DisplayPurchaseLine x, theArray
> The following code fails miserably passing empty for theArray
> argument; x is passed in just fine:
> DisplayPurchaseLine x, MyFunc( x )
> Why do I need to put the MyFunc() return value (an array) into a
> local variable first. It clearly makes it out of the function call,
> but cannot then immediately be used as a parameter. Huh?
I think that is just life when dealing with functions that return
arrays. You can't use the function as a parameter. I will usually
do something like this:
DisplayPurchaseLine x, it
This would be a nice enhancement request to add to Bugzilla.
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