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18 Jul 2024 11:21:02 EDT (-0400)
  Re: alpha.10064268 macro problem  
From: jr
Date: 3 Apr 2021 20:20:00
Message: <web.6069059554e5aaba79819d986cde94f1@news.povray.org>

"Bald Eagle" <cre### [at] netscapenet> wrote:
> "jr" <cre### [at] gmailcom> wrote:
> > (do you need to top up caffeine level?  :-))
> Yes.
> Though with what you've got going on, I'm gonna need either some crystal meth -
> or a crystal ball - to see how you've gone and broken things this time.   :P

</grin>  thanks.  can do with some lightheartedness.  :-)

> ...
> > (and please give it a whirr with some "normal" macros.  any errors?)
> Give WHAT a whirr...

the 'Foreach()'.  I'm sure you've plenty data (lingering in arrays).  if the
payload macros just do calculations etc, I'd expect it to run w/out issues.

> > yes, self prefers braced blocks (think Tcl), eg '#for () { ... }'.
> Well, yes, that would be functional.
> But I would still prefer #endif #endfor #endwhile #endmacro
> as it would allow some interesting coding that wouldn't otherwise be possible

intrigued.  what can you not do with just '#end's?

regards, jr.

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