Re: dumb question #1 re: DO loops



Here's the link to Intel's Reference Manual PDF for their Fortran compiler:

ftp://download.intel.com/support/performancetools/fortran/windows/v9/lang_for.pdf

"Dick Russell" <richard.russell@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
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> You have it right. In current Fortran, an exit from the loop would be:
> IF(ID(J).LT.0) EXIT
>
> If you haven't done so, get a copy or download one of a language manual
> on Fortran. Such things are explained nicely there.
>
> In a Fortran forum you'll see some strong opinions as to why a
> conversion to C isn't even a good thing to do, and others will be
> sympathetic. At least you're not using a translater package, which
> might just convert existing bugs, and instead looking into what the
> code is supposed to be doing.
>


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