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46801Re: [libertybasic] Requesting assistance with mystery bug

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  • Robert Hendrix
    Jun 19, 2013
      I absolutely agree with you; I did not word my reply clearly. I was
      meaning that the SUB was the true subroutine, which caused the label
      outside the subroutine to not be visible from within the subroutine.
      The GOSUB is not a true subroutine, but it would keep the label
      associated with the button visible within the loop. In my other reply I
      mentioned that he could continue to use the SUB by using the button to
      cause a legal exit from the SUB.

      As I believe I have noticed often in the past, you have warned against
      mixing GOSUBs and SUBs. I have learned a great deal from your posts.

      Thank you.

      Robert Hendrix

      On 6/19/2013 12:12 AM, Stefan Pendl wrote:
      > Am 18.06.2013 21:48, schrieb Robert Hendrix:
      >> It would probably work if you used a gosub rather than a sub, which
      >> actually calls a true subroutine.
      > I would not say that GOSUB results in a "true" subroutine, since it is
      > highly dependent on the main code it is called from.
      > For me "true" subroutines are independent from the main code and can be
      > reused in many projects, so I would qualify a SUB as a "true" subroutine.
      > But that might even be personal preference.
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