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Topic: While loop with two conditions?
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Sensible Man

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Registered: 11/9/12
Re: While loop with two conditions?
Posted: Nov 21, 2012 8:52 AM
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"Nasser M. Abbasi" <nma@12000.org> wrote in message <k8ikrc$do$1@speranza.aioe.org>...
> On 11/21/2012 7:12 AM, Sensible Man wrote:
> > I'm sure this is a very simple question, but is it possible to create a while
> >loop with two initial conditions?
> >
> > I basically need
> >
> > while x<3, or y>500,
> >
> > execute loop
> >
> > end if either x<3 or y>500 is met
> >

> for scalars, use ||
> ------------------
> x=2; y=603;
> while x<3 || y>600
> x=x+1
> y=y-1
> end
> ------------------

Awesome thanks. However, when I run the code you provided above, the while loop doesn't terminate when x>3, it only seems to stop when y>600?

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