On Wed, Apr 13, 2011 at 7:45 PM, Alexander Burger <a...@software-lab.de> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 13, 2011 at 10:57:17AM +0200, Alexander Burger wrote:
>> I was thinking of re-introducing a syntax like :MyParam, or perhaps
>> MyParam, but this saves only a single character over "MyParam", and
>> doesn't look so very much better.
>> The main reason of not doing this was that it adds yet another syntax
>> rule, increasing the confusion about transient symbols. If both :MyParam
>> and "My Param" are transient symbols, people will forget about the fact
>> that they are the same internally, and then a statement where indeed a
> I forgot to mention an even bigger problem if two alternative syntaxes
> are used for transient symbols: Which one should be used for output
> (print, pp, edit etc.)?

more problems. :)

will leave this for now and maybe someday when i understand the
internals more i can present some solution.

> Cheers,
> - Alex
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