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Re: do/redo or for(;;): what's Kosher?

by ajdelore (Pilgrim)
on Jan 04, 2002 at 05:48 UTC ( #136178=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to do/redo or for(;;): what's Kosher?

Personally, I also prefer the  while (1) construct for an infinite loop. I think that this is because it is commonly used in python, my former language. :) But, it seems to make more sense than a plain block, and looks nicer than an empty for statement.

I also thing using next or last statements in a while loop is more useful and makes more sense than redo in a plain block.

Why hasn't anyone suggested using a goto statement yet? After all, TMTOWTDI... lol...

# Anthony DeLorenzo ajdelore

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