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Left Hand Pointer

$STACK

Annotations

Right Hand Pointer

eoffset

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] language standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents the location in the line in a M[UMPS] program where an error occurred. The error location is represented as an integer number. Although the error location is intended to be the character position in the line where the error occurred, the standard does not describe how close the reported number has to be to the actual location in the source code.

place

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] language standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents the line in a M[UMPS] program where an error occurred.

Examples:

LABEL+12^|"HERE"|ROUTINE
@
+12
LABEL
^|"HERE"|ROUTINE
LABEL^|"HERE"|ROUTINE

Note: The environment part is the only part that is not optional.

stackcode

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] language standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents the expression that qualifies which information about an error trap entry is to be reported. Valid codees are "PLACE", "MCODE" and "ECODE".

stackcodexpr

Introduced in the 1995 ANSI M[UMPS] language standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents the various codes that can be reported about an error trap. Valid codes are "PLACE", "MCODE" and "ECODE".

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Copyright © Standard Documents; 1977-2018 MUMPS Development Committee;
Copyright © Examples: 1995-2018 Ed de Moel;
Copyright © Annotations: 2003-2008 Jacquard Systems Research
Copyright © Annotations: 2008-2018 Ed de Moel.

Some specifications are "approved for inclusion in a future standard". Note that the MUMPS Development Committee cannot guarantee that such future standards will indeed be published.

This page most recently updated on 13-Sep-2014, 17:22:28 .

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