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I noticed a rather strange QB bug that I can be able to reproduce. It affects QB 4.5 but not QuickBasic 1.1
This is the code that can successfully reproduce it every single time:
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b as string * 6
c as string * 6
dim d as a
And I can tell the problem is down to trying to exchange 2 6-byte string values with swap, because I introduced the command into another one of my programs and when i tried running it, the message at the bottom left was stuck on "binding" and sometimes the screen would either freeze up, or I get booted back to the DOS prompt without the IDE screen being erased first.