|Command||non.fatal.error.condition Definition/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
|Category||BASIC Program (486)|
|Description||a type of error that occurs when a Pick/BASIC program encounters a condition which is resolved by the Pick/BASIC runtime package, although not to the specific need of the program.
The most common occurrence of this is the "variable has not been assigned a value, zero used" message. This particular instance occurs if a reference is made to a variable on the RIGHT side of an "=" (equal) BEFORE being referenced (assigned) on the LEFT side of an "=".
dim array(10) for i = 1 to 10 array(i) = x next i This results in 10 non-fatal error messages: [B10] in program "name", Line n: Variable has not been assigned a value; zero used.