At 08:18 AM 5/12/1998 -0500, you wrote:
>It will only read the file once.. Is that what you meant to do?

Would you believe that, in fact, this code _will_ read the entire file? It
does. The cycle just keeps on going 'till LR is on (I used LR for the EOF
indicator in my benchmarks).  :-)

>> I don't want to beat this to death, but Simon's last example could be
>> further simplified (I know... so what?) and I think be just as clear
>> as follows: 
>> C        DO 
>> C        READ   FORMAT             90 
>> C  90    LEAVE 
>> C     <<DO STUFF>> 
>> C        ENDDO 



Vernon Hamberg
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