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On 2/26/08, Alen Ladavac <> wrote:
>  why some other doesn't: The local scope in repeat was something that
>  didn't really add substantial usefulness - you can just declare the
>  local in front of the loop. It was added. On the other hand, continue
>  is something that is not easily fakeable in a general case. Even

the 'local scope rule in repeat' isn't an example of a feature that
has to be added; it's an example of how adding a seemingly innocent
feature can become problematic down the road, and very difficult to

it's precisely that kind of experiences that makes Roberto and his
gang so cautious when adding features