perl until

Perl loop examples - The Perl foreach, for, while, and until loops

Perl loop FAQ: Can you share some "Perl loop" examples (Perl for loops, foreach loops, and Perl arrays)?

I've written a variety of "Perl loop" stories before, but I've never shown all the different Perl loop operators in one place before. In this Perl tutorial I'll try to provide a summary of the different Perl loop constructs.

A simple Perl array

Before showing any Perl loop examples, we'll need an array to work with. Here's a simple Perl array that contains five strings:

The Perl until loop examples and syntax

Perl until loop FAQ: Can you share some examples of the Perl until loop syntax?

The Perl until loop is similar to the Perl while loop, but essentially does the opposite thing. Where the Perl while operator will run this loop forever:

while ('true')
  # do stuff here

the Perl until loop will never run this loop: