Chapter 10. Looping facilities
Looping facilities in the Shell and Perl
Using loop-control directives
Recapitulation. Repetition! Redundancy!! The redundancy of repetition. The repetitive monotony of redundancy. The monotony of endlessly repeating a mundane task—repetitively!
Repetition is annoying—and dangerous. It can drive people crazy! Fortunately, civilization has evolved to the point where we have unfeeling mechanical agents who exist just to perform an endless variety of mind-numbingly repetitive tasks for us. The ones we call computers can process operations repetitively ...