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- Subject: Re: Shorthand for appending to a table (was Re: 5.2 feature)
- From: "Stefano Lanzavecchia" <stf@...>
- Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2006 13:35:25 +0200
> > tableWithMeaningfulName = value
> I have to say that I don't like this, simply because the syntax doesn't
> convey any information about what it does --- if anything, it looks like
> it should assign to *all* members of the table.
And that's exactly the syntax used by APL to indicate that *all* the
elements of a vector should be replaced with the offered value.
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