[J3] [EXTERNAL] [BULK] Re: A couple more ideas for features

Brad Richardson everythingfunctional at protonmail.com
Thu Apr 6 20:58:38 UTC 2023

Yeah, not saying it wouldn't work. Just from a language design point of view, if feels naked and a bit unintuitive as far as does it control the statements before or after? At least to a new comer to the language.

On Thu, 2023-04-06 at 13:55 -0700, Van Snyder via J3 wrote:

> On Thu, 2023-04-06 at 15:22 +0000, Brad Richardson via J3 wrote:
>> I'm open to suggestions for exact syntax of the ending conditionals
> At least one language, I don't remember which one, allowed WHILE(...) at the beginning and UNTIL(...) at the end of the same construct.
> R1123 (loop-control) would remain unchanged.
> R1134 (end-do-stmt) would have
> or UNTIL ( scalar-logical-expr ) [ do-construct-name ]
> added
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