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Florian Weimer schrieb:
* Miles Bader
Florian Weimer <> writes:
In Lua, we favor generic and powerful constructs. Actually, a 'goto'
would be almost perfect.
Can we  have computed go to?
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... :]
Huh.  I didn't realize that this was part of Scheme.  I thought that
it was a _javascript_ innovation, where function expressions can be
Hi Florian,

You might like Douglas Crockford's spirited comparison of Scheme and _javascript_,

"The Little _javascript_er" at