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#1 subtledoctor

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Posted 08 September 2018 - 10:18 AM

Simple, almost silly question:

 

In a typical function like ALTER_EFFECT or something, I always see and write it like this:

LPF FUNC_TION INT_VAR variable = # STR_VAR string = ~text~ END

 

Can the INT_VAR and STR_VAR be reversed?  Does it matter?  Can I do

LPF FUNC_TION STR_VAR string = ~text~ INT_VAR variable = # END

 

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#2 Jarno Mikkola

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Posted 08 September 2018 - 10:50 AM

I don't see any problems with this.


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#3 argent77

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Posted 08 September 2018 - 11:44 AM

Order of parameter types for both DEFINE_(ACTION|PATCH)_FUNCTION and LAUNCH_(ACTION|PATCH)_FUNCTION is fixed at INT_VAR -> STR_VAR -> RET -> RET_ARRAY. Changing order will trigger a syntax error. See WeiDU Documentation for more details.

 

Edit: You can specify the parameters themselves within a section in any order though.


Edited by argent77, 08 September 2018 - 11:55 AM.




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