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Sequential While

Definition#

With this section you can repeat operations as long as a condition is met. (Can be called SeqWhile too)

Example#

Thread {     VARIABLE counter : INTEGER := 0;     While (counter < 8)     {         LED(counter) <= '1';         counter := counter + 1;         Wait(1000);     } }

In this example, counter is counted form 0 to 7. The counter'th position of the LED vector is set high and between the loop there is a delay of 1000 clock cycles. Important: This loop won't repeat counting to 7, because the default value of the variable is only set at the verry beginning.