Anonymus functions revisited

Ron radam2 at
Tue Mar 22 23:27:25 CET 2005

On Tue, 22 Mar 2005 21:56:57 GMT, Ron <radam2 at> wrote:

>Why should a function not create a local varable of an argument if the
>varable doesn't exist and a default value is given?

ok... thought it out better. :)

Getting a default into a function isn't the problem. Returning the
value to a varable that doesn't exist is.

So then the question is ... is there a way for a function to create a
varable in it's parents namespace that persists after the function is

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