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nate saider
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Joined: Jun 24, 2002
Posts: 17
Is there anyway to indent output based on the integer value of an variable?
for example...
if

then

will indent "hello" three times over and output
>[/n][/n][/n]Hello
and not
>Hello
thanks.
[ July 29, 2002: Message edited by: nate saider ]
Dirk Schreckmann
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Joined: Dec 10, 2001
Posts: 7023
One strategy you might consider would be use a loop to prefix your output with the appropriate number of space characters. Take a look at http://www.asciitable.com to find which character is the space character (hint: it's number 32).


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