The old if-else-if-else is one situation that leaves me wishing Java was as good as COBOL(!) I loved the REXX "select" for years, but COBOL "evaluate" kicks *** for rich syntax. How could any modern language leave this stuff out?
A good question is never answered. It is not a bolt to be tightened into place but a seed to be planted and to bear more seed toward the hope of greening the landscape of the idea. John Ciardi