Re: goto and label (cont)

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg57889] Re: goto and label (cont)*From*: Bill Rowe <readnewsciv at earthlink.net>*Date*: Sat, 11 Jun 2005 03:35:49 -0400 (EDT)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On 6/10/05 at 2:29 AM, carlw at u.washington.edu (Carl K. Woll) wrote: >"Bill Rowe" <readnewsciv at earthlink.net> wrote in message >news:d892ej$sa3$1 at smc.vnet.net... >>The same functionality as a do while loop can be implemented in >>Mathematica as a While loop as follows: >>While[True, do something; If[test, Break[]]] >A simpler way to get the functionality of a do while loop is to use >the single argument form of While: >While[ >do something; test] >Ray Koopman used this construction in a very nice way to get the >functionality of Guy's spaghetti code. I quote his construction >below: Yes, I saw his post. In addition, he takes advantage of the documented execution order for an Or which yeilds a particularly elegant solution. Much nicer than mine. -- To reply via email subtract one hundred and four