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Version: 1.3.0

Looping

One can iterate through all the elements of a list, from left to right, thanks to a loop of the form for (const <variable> of <list>) <block>. It means that the <block> of statements (or a single statement) will be computed once for each <variable> ranging over the elements of the list <list> from left to right.

Here is an example where the integers in a list are summed up, and the sum is zero if the list is empty:

function sum_list (l: list<int>) {
let sum = 0;
for (const i of l) sum = sum + i;
return sum;
};

See predefined namespace List.