WTSupported in traditional Synergy on Windows
WNSupported in Synergy .NET on Windows
USupported on UNIX
VSupported on OpenVMS
A single or compound statement to be repeatedly executed.
The REPEAT statement repeatedly executes a statement until a condition occurs to transfer control to another statement. This statement is functionally equivalent to the DO FOREVER statement.
Statement can be on the next logical line. It is executed repeatedly until control is explicitly transferred to a label outside of the scope of statement, or until an EXITLOOP is executed.
DO FOREVER statement
.define TTCHN ,1 record password ,a5 external function chkpass ,d proc open(TTCHN, o, "tt:") xcall flags(50000, 1) repeat begin display(TTCHN, "Enter password: ") reads(TTCHN, password, exit) if (%chkpass(password)) exitloop writes(TTCHN, "Invalid Password") sleep 1 end display(TTCHN, $scr_clr(screen), "XYZ Accounting System") xcall process ;User is valid - now do something exit, stop end