[fpc-pascal] Re: Identifier not found "result"

Mark Morgan Lloyd markMLl.fpc-pascal at telemetry.co.uk
Thu Aug 30 18:03:44 CEST 2012

Mark Morgan Lloyd wrote:
> Rainer Stratmann wrote:
>> TP for DOS at least supports a function result (as I remember) thus it 
>> is not Delphi only as you mention.
> It supports a function result, but it doesn't IIRC treat 'result' as a 
> special identifier. Delphi /has/ to have 'result', since otherwise 
> redefining standard operators would result in something like

My absurd example wasn't absurd enough :-) Should have read

operator := (wle: WordLE): word;

   Move(wle, :=, SizeOf(:=))

Mark Morgan Lloyd
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