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Re: Parser Problem
Date: Wed, 30 Aug 1995 14:24:16 PDT
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Matt Pauker)
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At 12:29 PM 8/30/95, Tom Ritchford wrote:
>>At 11:45 AM 8/30/95, Coolin MacKaarmick wrote:
>>>On Wed, 30 Aug 1995, Tom Ritchford wrote:
>>>As I suspected. The crux of my question is whether there is a workaround
>>>or if there is an inherent proscription on constructs such as "@pay bob
>>>$10." I doubt it (a workaround), but maybe someone's been very, very
>>You could define the verb with the arguments: any any none, and instead of
>>checking iobjstr, check prepstr, which ought to be your "$10", in your
>Come on... don't you try things on the MOO before posting?
>The only possible prepositions are:
> in front of
> on top of/on/onto/upon
> out of/from inside/from
> off/off of
>READ THE PROGRAMMER'S MANUAL ON COMMAND PARSING!
You need to chill, man. It was a suggestion, nothing more. I believed
that using 'any' as a preposition would let you specify anything as a
preposition. I was wrong. Sorry. If you're angry at something, don't
take it out on others; I really don't need it.
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