[Newbies] An Error Preference?

Chris Muller asqueaker at gmail.com
Thu Feb 4 22:59:23 UTC 2016

Are you sure you're in the method-entry pane and not the
class-definition pane?  You ahve to select a method or method-category
to enter a new method.

Teh other possibility is you have a bad character in the text.  If so,
I would just delete all that text and re-type your code.  Select
"cancel" on the text menu.  Or, you could press Command+a followed by

On Thu, Feb 4, 2016 at 4:22 PM, Kirk Fraser <overcomer.man at gmail.com> wrote:
> When programming I sometimes encounter a situation where the method entry
> pane stays in error mode so anything I type or copy in, even perfectly good
> code produces an error, usually nothing more expected and most or all of the
> code stays red.  In the past I've lucked out of it somehow, deleting a hard
> to see misplaced character.  But this time it doesn't stop even on a method
> with only a name, comment and hand entered | |.  How is this preference for
> calling everything an error defeated?  Thanks.
> Kirk Fraser
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