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Re: Using loops inside an 'if' statement

by thinker (Parson)
on Oct 02, 2003 at 09:36 UTC ( #295868=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Using loops inside an 'if' statement

Hi jonnyfolk,

There is nothing wrong with putting a while in an if statement. The problem you have is a syntax error. Change

while (<FILE)> { to while (<FILE>) {

Notice the order of the brackets

Hope this helps

thinker

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