while

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Description

Description:
Repeat Code while condition is true.
Groups:
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Syntax

Syntax:
while condition
Parameters:
condition: Code
Return Value:
While Type

Examples

Example 1:
while "a>b" do {a=a+1}
Example 2:
A practical example: Repair all members of a group to such a level that they are able to stand up: {
  while {(not canStand _x) and (alive _x)} do {
    _x setDammage (getDammage _x) - 0.01;
  };
} forEach units group unitname;

Additional Information

See also:
Control StructureswaitUntil

Notes

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Notes

Posted on May 14, 2008
Kronzky
The boolean code that's used to evaluate the while condition can be preceded by code that executes a regular command.
e.g. while {_a=_a+1; _a<10} do {...}

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