• Subject: Re: Thanks! (was: RE: Use of DUMP in production programs)
  • From: Mark Lazarus <mlazarus@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 01 Jul 1999 19:49:28

Hans,

At 10:08 AM 6/24/99 -0400, you wrote:

>After a bit of discussion with my colleague,
>Barbara, we decided to go with a new operation
>extender on the DUMP opcode.  This offers the
>most flexibility:  You can code DUMP for
>debugging purposes, and you can code DUMP(A)
>to always produce a dump, even if DEBUG(*YES)
>is not coded.

 Will this print unreferenced variables?  If not, can you add an extender
to print them too?

>On further study, we decided NOT to add it to
>our proposed enhancements list.  Rather, we
>just decided to "do it".  A half an hour and
>12 lines of code, and we added the function to
>the compiler.

 Great!

 -mark

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