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Topic: Writing functions that automatically localize dummy variables? (
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Brentt

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Re: Writing functions that automatically localize dummy variables? (
Posted: Jun 29, 2013 4:50 AM
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Woops, I meant to write "(* k is scoped..." in the Table example


On Fri, Jun 28, 2013 at 8:48 AM, Brentt <brenttnewman@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello, I often find myself writing functions that have dummy variables a
> la Integrate, Table, Sum, etc.
>
> The built-in functions have a nice feature where they automatically
> localize the variable as you type in the argument that specifys the dummy
> variable. e.g.
>
> Table[k, {k (*<- i is scoped and turns green immedietely when typed here
> *), 1, 2}]
>
> Is there a way to give my own functions this feature?
>
> Thank you for any help.
>






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