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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
From: Jean-Pierre Rosen <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Fri, 20 Mar 1998 17:57:49 +0100
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>At 06:54 PM 3/19/98 -0600, Randy Brukardt wrote:
>>I think of a block more or less like an if statement, and I don't think in
>>terms of "exiting" such things.  (Loops are special; you have to break the
>>iteration somehow, or you go on forever.)  What you're thinking of is more
>>like "return" to me, but calling it that wouldn't be possible.
But of course, you can replace the block with an (inlined) procedure call, in which you are perfectly allowed to put a "return"...
                  J-P. Rosen ([log in to unmask])
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