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Re: OOB array indexing with an array gives no error message

Bobstrosity (dejastockwell@my-dejanews.com) writes:

> It seems that you can index an array with a "bad value"
> if that bad value is an array rather than a scaler.
> The Point:  some code could potentially run off the end of
>  an array by replicating the last part, without telling you.

It could indeed. On the other hand, I've seen many a good
IDL programmer use this feature to good advantage for
boundary error handling. :-)



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