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Subject: RE: Name of a Variable
Thread ID: 227055 Message ID: 228906 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Friday, May 22, 2009 3:07:38 PM         
   


> > You assumed that the caller would always use atext and i as the names that are in the function.
>
> Since it is your code, why don't you assume that either and work upon it? you can call this function from all your project using "i" and "atext"
>
> > They MUST BE REPLACED with the names of the function parameters!
>
> I see no need to be replaced if you use "I" and "atext"
>
> If you cannot use that? post back, I may find something else.
>
> Samir Ibrahim


Can't use i and atext for both parameter names and argument names! I may want to parse 2 or 3 texts at once - say for text comparison.

I'm sticking with my solution - it works well and all internals of the function are hidden. I can include it in my DLL utilities.

Thanks for you help and insight - you taught me something about macro substitution.

Tony

ENTIRE THREAD

Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/6/2009 4:05:35 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/6/2009 4:22:19 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/6/2009 4:57:45 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/6/2009 5:37:24 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/6/2009 5:43:49 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/6/2009 5:58:58 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/6/2009 6:19:08 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/14/2009 3:19:11 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/17/2009 10:09:28 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/17/2009 7:31:52 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/18/2009 8:09:44 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/18/2009 3:52:23 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/19/2009 3:41:37 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/19/2009 4:02:11 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/18/2009 6:20:29 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/19/2009 6:56:28 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/19/2009 9:10:40 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/20/2009 10:21:14 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/20/2009 6:34:39 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/21/2009 1:52:57 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/21/2009 7:33:39 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/21/2009 10:35:02 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/21/2009 7:58:52 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/22/2009 11:04:13 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/22/2009 3:07:38 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by tushar @ 5/6/2009 6:10:53 PM