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IDProjectCategoryView StatusDate SubmittedLast Update
0000572Core InformTablespublic2011-02-19 12:572011-06-30 15:40
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Platformx86OSWindowsOS Version7
Product Version6G60 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0000572: A blank table with parenthetical kind definitions next to column titles for non-numeric, non-text kinds won't compile
DescriptionBesides kinds of values, this also fails for (a thing), (an animal), (a person), (a container) and so on. The only tables for which this works are ones whose columns consist solely of numbers and texts, including indexed texts.
Minimal Source Text To Reproduce
A trait is a kind of value.

Table 1
believer (a trait)	
with 10 blank rows

There is a room.
Additional InformationThis is the report produced by Inform 7 (build 6G60) on its most recent run through:

Problem. Brackets are only allowed in table column names when giving the kind of value which will be stored in the column. So 'poems (indexed text)' is legal, but not 'poems (chiefly lyrical)'.
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Effect(serious) Compiler rejects valid code
Attached Files

- Relationships
duplicate of 0000446closedgraham Inform rejects kinds other than object, number, text, and indexed text in parenthetical table column typing 

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- Issue History
Date Modified Username Field Change
2011-02-19 12:57 ChrisC New Issue
2011-02-24 20:35 jmcgrew Status new => acknowledged
2011-02-27 19:09 EmacsUser Status acknowledged => confirmed
2011-06-30 15:39 EmacsUser Status confirmed => closed
2011-06-30 15:39 EmacsUser Resolution open => duplicate
2011-06-30 15:40 EmacsUser Category Spacing and printing => Tables
2011-06-30 15:40 EmacsUser Relationship added duplicate of 0000446

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