Re (6): [Oberon] OFS aliases not being initialized

peasthope at peasthope at
Mon Aug 16 02:42:19 MEST 2010


> I see what you were driving at!

This illustrates that writing understandable English 
is no easier than writing understandable programming 

> Once System.Time eliminates the
> InitCommands section from being the culprit, then the balance of the
> file can be debugged by process of elimanation

Exactly.  Some milestones already show in the 
System.Log, such as follows.

> A missing closing " in one of the Network items.

Your System.Log now has this line?
NetSystem started
Of course, until you know to look for that, it is no help.

By the way, I just noticed that the result from 
DayTime.SetClock "" ~
appears to be asynchronous.  So it isn't helping to check 
progress of Oberon.Text.  System.Time should help though.

Making Oberon.Text work can require debugging.  Ouch.

Regards,            ... P.

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