Firstly, I've changed the solution tag, I misunderstood it's purpose, sorry if I've annoyed people.
Just part of the learning curve. I'd bet real money (if I had real money) that most people aren't accustomed to discussion forums where there are real answers, rather than just opinions, so they can make mistakes.
To err is human, but to really foul it up requires a computer. The optimist believes we are in the best of all possible worlds - the pessimist fears this is true. Profanity is the one language all programmers know best. An expert is someone who has made all the possible mistakes.
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