"Hal E. Fulton" <hal9000 / hypermetrics.com> writes:

> >    puts(a = "hello")
> 
> Are you saying you *disapprove* of this choice for named parameters?
> If you disapprove, I agree.  If you approve, I disagree. Confused
> yet? (If you don't approve, I can't help but refrain from not
> disagreeing.)

Sorry - my typing's getting worse. I disapprove of '=', approve of
':', even more so if the comma is optional *before* a 'name:' symbol.



Dave