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Re: Parser Problem
On Wed, 30 Aug 1995, Coolin MacKaarmick wrote:
> On Wed, 30 Aug 1995, Tom Ritchford wrote:
> > Once you've set the preposition to be none, there can be no
> > iobjstr and iobj. So @junk is really @junk this none none.
> > In the second example, it tries to match the string "me nothing" against an
> > object and fails. Thus, the dobj is $nothing... but the dobj has to be
> > "this" in order for the verb to match. So no match and the error above.
> 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
Make it 'this any any' and check in argstr ,or use args, or use
$string_utils:explode(argstr," "). This last thingy also very handy to
make MUSH like command parsing (just explode(argstr,"=").
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