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On Sat, Jan 22, 2011 at 10:00 AM, Steve Litt <> wrote:
> I'd give my right arm for a continue statement within a loop. I know it's
> lousy programming technique,

This one comes up frequently ;)


for an interesting generalization.

I think the usu way of doing it is:

while condition do repeat
     if something then break end --- breaks the repeat, acts like continue
until true; end

Of course, this means that it's hard to actually break out of the while...

steve d.

PS. I wouldn't necessarily think of 'continue' as bad