Split, combine ok but where's extract?
dvk at dvkconsult.com.au
Sat Feb 12 18:46:20 EST 2005
Moron me! Doing some edits from my test script I omitted the line "add
1 to i" just before " end repeat"
On 13/02/2005, at 10:43, David Vaughan wrote:
> This is the merge part
> Assume you have the following two variables:
> v1 contains "a"
> v2 contains "b"
> split v2 with return
> put 1 into i
> repeat for each line x in v1
> put v2[i] into myArray[x]
> end repeat
> combine myArray with return and comma
> myArray is now a list whose first line is "a,b"
> This code avoids any "repeat with i = 1 to n" loops and is thus fairly
> linear in time taken with longer lists.
> Incidentally, I left "with return" off a couple of lines in the
> previous extract code.
> I have not done any speed tests.
> Hope this is relevant.
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