staging-violation ( word -- * )
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Vocabulary
parser

Inputs and outputs
worda word


Word description
Throws a staging-violation error.

Error description
Thrown by the parser if a parsing word is used in the same compilation unit as where it was defined; see Compilation units.

Notes
One possible workaround is to use the << word to execute code at parse time. However, executing words defined in the same source file at parse time is still prohibited.

Definition


Methods

M: staging-violation summary
drop
"A parsing word cannot be used in the same file it is defined in."
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