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Re: Re: Return Ambiguity

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  • From: DrMajorBob <btreat1 at>
  • Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2009 05:01:12 -0500 (EST)
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I don't think the thread makes Return much, if any, less ambiguous.


On Sat, 14 Mar 2009 18:17:35 -0500, Ray Koopman <koopman at> wrote:

> On Mar 12, 3:41 am, Raffy <ra... at> wrote:
>> How do you determine how far Return actually returns?  I have avoided
>> using this function after having difficult getting it to return to the
>> proper level of execution.
>> In general, does it return to the nearest held expression?
>> The documentation is really ambiguous.
> I asked the same question a while back. See the thread
> "Where does Return return to?", June 7-9, 2004:
> (It's a long URL; watch for a line break that shouldn't be there.)

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