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Re^2: Repeating an input prompt

by zod (Scribe)
on Nov 28, 2008 at 23:05 UTC ( #726691=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Repeating an input prompt
in thread Repeating an input prompt

Thanks for the critique. I don't quite understand this line, though:
until $selection >= 1 && $selection <= @$drinks_ref;
Wouldn't that always be true if you input 1 - 4 ? Can you elaborate on that a little? thanks.

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Re^3: Repeating an input prompt
by jwkrahn (Monsignor) on Nov 29, 2008 at 02:36 UTC

    I put that in to verify that the selection was a number in the range 1 - 4.

      Got it. When I first looked at it, I was thinking the do..until loop was still controlling the 'outer' in my original code. Now I see that you moved that to a while loop.

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