This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Well, this is what David Bridgewaters book has to say about this...dubious... Translation checks syntax validity but won�t (for reasons that we�ll come to) check that the variables you use actually exist (remember that translation incorporates compilation).