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- Subject: Re: proposal: state machine syntax also usable for continue / nested break
- From: Miles Bader <miles@...>
- Date: Sat, 29 Jan 2011 21:39:09 +0900
Florian Weimer <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>>> In Lua, we favor generic and powerful constructs. Actually, a 'goto'
>>> would be almost perfect.
>> Can we have computed go to? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goto#Computed_GOTO
> Lua supports efficient tail calls, so it already has a computed GOTO.
... which brings to mind "named let" (from scheme) -- that'd be one
answer to the calls for continue... :]
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