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- Subject: Re: Arguments by reference?
- From: Lisa Parratt <lisa@...>
- Date: Thu, 01 Sep 2005 14:18:00 +0100
Boyko Bantchev wrote:
... assuming `simple' values are meant. Because tables, e.g.,
_are_ passed by reference.
Not really - you can't wholesale change the calling functions idea of
which table is being referred to by a symbol, which you could if it were
being passed truly by reference, only the members of said table.
It's a bit of a special case, and a bit of a mish-mash.