• # LesK created ticket #679

Provide a way to allow the Classic Rexx 'extra characters' in varnames

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1410

What about 'ReX', 'reX' etc., since Linux allows mixed case to be respected?

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #677

Where is .rexxinfo documented? I can't find it in the 4.2 docs.

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #676

One has to wonder why they weren't included to begin with? Btw: All the settings...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1402

So, what was the bug?

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1402

It would be interesting to know exactly what the bug was. Does the fix also take...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1400

I think it would be a good idea to post it to the developer list! My exposure to...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #675

I vote for consistency in both the error codes and the function to interpret them...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1400

what happens if the file is closed and then read? If the read stops at the last character...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #674

Under what circumstances would this feature be necessary?

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1397

If it's non-damaging, and it must not be if it can be shared READ, then the Linux...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1394

I would argue that hashbang is part of the source and should be properly reported...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1390

Those 'random return codes' can be important! Please read the Ref, as I suggested...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1390

You should read the Ref section for rxwinexec so you can more precisely explain exactly...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1371

I use SysFileTree in some of my code and it's in the list, so I was concerened.

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1371

I would think that this change might have wide implications for existing code. If...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #278

Going back to the original proposal, I don't see any confusion in combineing the...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #61

What if the help panel data was an example of how to create and use a ::data directive?...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #673

I'm confused. The RexxUtil section of the Ref doesn't include anything about RxMath,...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1367

One would have to presume that the /usr/local node as root would place additional...

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

It would be interesting to know what version of ooRexx and Windows you were running...

• # LesK created ticket #473

Trace R does not show Result

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #290

Exactly what release of THE did you install? Are you running thec.exe or theg.exe?...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1361

So it's 5.0 that has the problem! Just 64 bit?

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1361

Strange! I reduced it to its simplest form and it works just fine for 32 bit 4.2.0...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1361

The Ref seems perfectly precise to me. Note however that not all SIGNAL ON conditions...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #285

You might have to play with it, but my attached y.the should at least let you access...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1354

All those that you mention are in the list produced by your code. Is there some Object...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #197

Thanks very much for the explanation! Us old VM mainframers sometimes don't "get"...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #197

I have to question why you think you no longer have to worry about whether the file...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1352

That sounds correct to me, especially in light of some recent changes. Unless documented...

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Open Discussion

Mark is out of country with limited internet access.

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #623

Is there an accompaning 'prefix' or 'prepend' method, just for completeness?

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #627

What about 'no horses' ? Wouldn't "plural" be a more intuitive name?

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #667

Although Ricks suggestion to use ".context~variables" is fine for the Object programmer,...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #667

This would make my 'wrapper', dumpvars(), a lot easier to bulletproof. I wholeheartedly...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #463

sort_dumpvars.rex attached

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

As suggested in bug 1318, I think it would be better to maintain compatibility with...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1318

Rony: By a 'new switch' do you mean a new option for SysFileTree? Perhaps 'G' for...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #1318

I notice that some of the numbers are longer than the default Numeric Digits.

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #36

The example above would break existing code, since it inserts WhoCalledMe before...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #283

With RC4 I get: 10 *-* 'msg' select.1() select.2() Error 43 running C:\MyTHEstuff\testt.the...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #545

How would a Classic Rexx programmer like myself use this to, for instance, retrieve...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #69

I guess if you're used to using this feature with TSO, then it comes naturally. I...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #282

Try 3.3RC4. It works fine for me in XEDIT mode. Also ran fine with 3.3b3

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #229

'Ancient' doesn't mean 'wrong' or 'bad'. Millions of dollars were spent to get professional...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #232

'stem' plus 'tail' = 'are'. I don't agree that the Personal Rexx change is an improvement...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #224

It's the equivalent of what's in the VM manual, which mentions GLOBALV. To argue...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #229

Be sure to have one of your IBM friends send in an RCF for the REXX/VM Reference,...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #224

Why would you object to the 'enlightening' second sentence? sooner or later, someone...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #232

Leave it as is. It's identical to the VMRexx manual which, I'm sure, was the original...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #225

I see no harm in leaving the OS/2 note there. It's a major change of behavior for...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #69

Sorry, but I wasn't specific enough. THE does not display the labels in the prefix...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #69

The .nl macro displays the labels for both thec and theg.

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #664

But Ruurd's suggestion was exactly that: A 'marker' directive that was effectively...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #69

Item 1 works under RC4 and .nl shows multiple labels.

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Open Discussion

I think that two things may be missing, although I didn't print everything out and...

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

Bob, You should put this in a Bug Ticket and attach your code so that others can...

• # LesK created ticket #68

Provide a command to keep macros in storage

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #280

Looks like either you're not in THE, the file extension isn't .the and/or the file...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #280

Try this: "command extract /alt/" 'msg alt.0='alt.0 do i = 1 to alt.0 ' msg alt.'i'...

• # LesK created ticket #609

Add BIF to get the callers fileid

• # LesK created ticket #35

Need a BIF that returns the path & fileid of the calling program

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

Chuck: Any chance you installed 64 bit ooRexx? Check by using a command window and...

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

Mark is back from vacation, so as soon as he can I'm sure he'll provide an answer....

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

Sorry, I have no idea. Can you run Rexx programs from a Windows command window?

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

Chuck: 1-Add: if initial() then 'set defsort directory' to your profile BEFORE any...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #434

You meant "=0", not ">=0" didn't you?

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

No, probably not as a 'drop in' replacement for KEDITW, no more than it was a 'drop...

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

Your profile also has to be capable of handling files with imbedded blanks or you're...

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

Sounds like you're using the graphic driver: theg.exe You might want to try the command...

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

That's weird! It's been working for me ever since W2K. Check the Properties by clicking...

• # LesK posted a comment on ticket #61

Wouldn't that limit it to being used at the end of a file? What if you wanted more...

• # LesK posted a comment on discussion Help

If your files are so big that 32bit can't handle them, then you're probably doing...

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