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how do I return an array from classic asp vbscript function

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hello EE warriors...

quick question.
How do I return an array from a VBScript function?

See code below:
Function todayslist

    Dim list(3)

    list(0) = "NBC Last Comic Standing"
    list(1) = "ABC Late Night with David Letterman"
    list(2) = "CBS Presidental Speech" 

    dim event1
    dim event2
    dim event3

    event1 = "NBC Last Comic Standing"
    event2 = "ABC Late Night with David Letterman"
    event3 = "CBS Presidental Speech"


    return list


End Function


    Dim todaysevents
    todaysevents = todayslist()
    if todaysevents.count > 0 Then
        Response.write("<ul>")
        For each Item in todaysevents
            Response.write("<li>" + Item)
        Next
        Response.write("/<ul>")
    end if

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Function todayslist

    Dim list(3)

    list(0) = "NBC Last Comic Standing"
    list(1) = "ABC Late Night with David Letterman"
    list(2) = "CBS Presidental Speech" 

    dim event1
    dim event2
    dim event3

    event1 = "NBC Last Comic Standing"
    event2 = "ABC Late Night with David Letterman"
    event3 = "CBS Presidental Speech"


    return list


End Function


    Dim todaysevents
    todaysevents = todayslist()
    if todaysevents.count > 0 Then
        Response.write("<ul>")
        For each Item in todaysevents
            Response.write("<li>" + Item)
        Next
        Response.write("/<ul>")
    end if

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Question by:Evan Cutler
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by:Bill Prew
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Try changing

return list

to

todayslist = list

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by:Bill Prew
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Try this.

~bp
Function todayslist
 
    Dim list(3)
 
    list(0) = "NBC Last Comic Standing"
    list(1) = "ABC Late Night with David Letterman"
    list(2) = "CBS Presidental Speech" 
 
    dim event1
    dim event2
    dim event3
 
    event1 = "NBC Last Comic Standing"
    event2 = "ABC Late Night with David Letterman"
    event3 = "CBS Presidental Speech"
 
    todayslist = list
 
End Function
 
    Dim todaysevents
    todaysevents = todayslist()
    if ubound(todaysevents) > 0 Then
        Response.write("<ul>")
        For each Item in todaysevents
            Response.write("<li>" + Item)
        Next
        Response.write("/<ul>")
    end if

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by:Evan Cutler
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nope.
says object required.

any other ideas?  :)


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Bill Prew earned 500 total points
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In my second post, with the ubound() changes, you still got "object required"?

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by:Evan Cutler
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YOUR AWESOME

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Welcome.  Glad that helped, thanks.

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