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Old November 21st, 2003, 01:35 AM
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Why doesn't this count matches?

    for(counter4 = 0; counter4 > 5; counter4++)
    {
    If(guessCode[4] == secretCode[counter4])
        {
        rightColorScore = rightColorScore + 1;
        }
    }

If I understand, this should run guessCode[4] against secretCode[0-4}
if it see's any matches it should add 1 to the current value of
rightColorScore. HELP /thanks

 
Old November 21st, 2003, 04:59 AM
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At the mo you have
for(counter4 = 0; counter4 > 5; counter4++) but I think you need
for(counter4 = 0; counter4 < 5; counter4++)
otherwise the loop will run zero times, because you are effectively saying:
1. assign the value 0 to counter4
2. do the following code while counter4 > 5 , which instantly fails because counter4 is < 5, so the following code doesn't get run at all.

hth
Phil





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