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## Re: Modify fret calculation algorithm (issue3320041)

 From: Carl Sorensen Subject: Re: Modify fret calculation algorithm (issue3320041) Date: Sat, 27 Nov 2010 13:19:40 -0700

On 11/27/10 1:03 PM, "Marc Hohl" <address@hidden> wrote:

> Am 27.11.2010 14:36, schrieb Carl Sorensen:
>> [...]
>> No, it's not a syntax error, any more than
>>
>> \time 4/4 c4 c c |
>>
>> is a syntax error.
>>
>> I'm fine to throw an error instead of a warning, so that the output will say
>> the file failed.  But it's a music error, not a syntax error.
>>
> Thanks for your example - I think a false fingering is not a bigger
> mistake than, say,
> a bar check error as in your example, so as the latter gives a warning
> and proceeds,
> I think we should handle the fingering equally, so a warning is ok.
>

If your argument is to throw a warning and proceed, how would you prefer to
handle the bad fingering request?  Would you prefer to leave the note out of
the tab, or to put it in the tab with a different fingering?

Thanks,
Carl