why does this not work!!! AAARRRGH!!!!!!!!

Matthew Banham matb at photond.com
Thu Sep 28 15:22:07 CEST 2000

why does the following code (declared in a module) not work when I call

global myglobalvar
myglobalvar = 101

def myfunc():
        myglobalvar = myglobalvar + 1

It gives an Unbound Local Error in the myglobalvar = myglobalvar + 1 line

It's driving me madd

Yours Sincerely,
Matthew Banham

Matthew Banham, MSci
Development Engineer & Technical Support Officer

Photon Design                Tel:  +44 1865 395480
68 Church Way                Fax: +44 1865 395481
Iffley, Oxford               Email: matb at photond.com
OX4 4EF                      Web: www.photond.com

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