On 2/14/2013 4:14 PM, Jon Paris wrote:

Barbara Morris might have more to add to this - she was the person I
worked with on this issue - but I do remember I wasted a lot of time
trying to get it to work before the guys in Rochester told us we were
wasting our time.

I remember our discussions on this Jon. I don't really have anything to add though. The issue is as you said - character (or more generally "aggregate") values are passed using a different mechanism from scalar types like float and integer. (The fact that RPG considers character strings to be scalar is irrelevant to the optimizing translator.)

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