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IndexList ( size )

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Debi Fuchs, Aptworks Consulting
http://www.aptworks.com

Speedily (and with limited recursion) return a list of up to one million integers from 0 to (size-1).

Sample Input:
IndexList ( 100 )
Sample Output:
"01¶02¶03¶...¶99"


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Description:

/*
CUSTOM FUNCTION: IndexList ( size )
© 2008 Debi Fuchs of Aptworks Consulting, debi@aptworks.com

Speedily (and with limited recursion) return an "index list" of integers from 0 to (size-1). This is useful mostly as a helper to various other functions.

NOTE: This implementation uses no recursion. (See IndexList_PartlyRecursive for a recursive version. It uses just a little more stack space, but is slightly faster than this one.)

LAST MODIFIED: 13-AUG-2008 by Debi Fuchs of Aptworks Consulting

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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