# [Pipet Devel] Re: overflow<->loci translation and 3 basic gui objects

Jarl van Katwijk jarl at casema.net
Tue Mar 28 02:01:01 EST 2000

"J.W. Bizzaro" wrote:

> jarl van katwijk wrote:
> >
> > > > If you can find a way to do that in C, you have found how to do it with
> > > > Overflow. If not, forget it :-). I don't see how, it's really two different
> > > > things... If I had to replace Document by something existing, I'd choose Network
> > > > (which, remember, derives from Node!).
> > >
> > > I didn't realize Overflow had that limitation.  Perhaps then the GMS layer can
> > > provide the recursion?
> >
> > Uhh.. sorry, dont get it what this 'call\implementation' is about?
> > Somebody could explain?
>
> In procedural languages you define a procedure with its parameters.  This is
> what Jean-Marc means by 'implementation'.  Then somewhere else in the program
> you give the procedure 'call'.
>

OK, I know that, but why it this an issue?