Re: General Question — Notation

brian at brian at
Thu Mar 12 17:05:30 EDT 2015

I'm finding it much quicker to program once you know what notation to use.

> On Mar 12, 2015, at 13:46, George Ziemann <gzieman54 at> wrote:
> I've been using Omnis since Omnis 3. Used Studio 2 and now have Studio 6.1,
> so I'm up-to-date for the moment.
> I've been watching this list and notice that every answer to every question
> involves using notation. I have no general issue with this and have been
> slowly adapting to using notation to get more granular control over things
> (and to replace old processes that break after an upgrade because the old
> method has been deprecated/discontinued), but most of the old Omnis
> functions still work fine for me.
> My question is: What is the overwhelming reason to convert to using
> notation instead of the traditional Omnis functions? Is it performance?
> More control? Or is it because the old functions are gradually being phased
> out?
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> George Ziemann
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