# PN5_60789

Updated: 1/18/2022, 5:31:44 PM
Created: 1/18/2022, 5:31:44 PM
Last Updated By: dependabot[bot]
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# Description

The jBC code translator does not handle literal @VMs in the code

# Previous Release Behavior

When there were literal Value Marks in the code, the code translator would fail to compile:

a = "1]2]3"
1

would result in:

jsh ~ -->basic bp vmtest.b (T
Call to code translator.
vmtest.b
a = "1
----^
jpp2: Error Unbalanced strings: Line 1 in file vmtest.b
Error occurred connecting jbc Pre-Processor, jpp: No such file or directory
jbccom -f -d -abp BASIC_1.b failed , command returned a code of 2
jcompile: Returned an error code of 8
 ** Unable to compile source vmtest.b **
jsh ~ -->
1
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11

# Current Release Behavior

Embedded Value Marks are now handled correctly by the code translator.

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