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Re: [SLUG] That somewhat theoretical problem.
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] That somewhat theoretical problem.
- From: James Wilkinson <jamesw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue Feb 20 21:44:01 2001
- Reply-to: Some Linux Users Group <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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This one time, at band camp, Jon Biddell said:
>start of crappy basic program
>for x = 1 to <some.big.number>
> do something sensible here <I assume flag is set in here)
> if flag = 1
>crappy basic program continues, with flag = 1
flag = 0
while flag = 0 do
if some-condition then flag = 1
this way you don't run off the end of the for loop... the local
neighbourhood crax0r will be onto it in a second.
"Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to using
(o_ ' Windows NT for mission-critical applications."
//\ -- What Yoda *meant* to say, Devin L. Ganger, scary.devil.monastery