[Coco] BASIC irony
theother_bob at yahoo.com
Thu Aug 12 13:25:40 EDT 2004
--- tim lindner <tlindner at ix.netcom.com> wrote:
> I am in the process of writing a tokenizer/de-tokenizer for Boisy's CoCo
> Tools project and I have run accross something interesting.
> Everyone knows that the apostrophe is a short cut for the REM keyword.
> The the irony is that the apostrophe is tokenized as two bytes where the
> REM keyword is tokenized as one.
Wow, so using REM instead of ' actually saves program space.
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