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Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

IDL syntax oddities

Here are some odd, but totally legal, IDL statements. I would suggest staying away from all of them and use more conventional syntax. Here’s one that looks like a string, but is really specifying an octal value: IDL> x = “12 IDL> help, x X INT = 10 Back when octal values were much more […]

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