?
Solved

Problem with the arithmatic operations like addition.

Posted on 2003-11-19
4
Medium Priority
?
701 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
Hi,
I am trying to write a batch file which takes two parameters are input. The prog is given below.

for %j IN (1,1,%1) do GOTO=LOOP
:LOOP
IF %j == %1 GOTO END
set PRNNO = %2 + %j
echo %PRNNO%

:END

here the for loop has to go on till %1 number of times with increments of 1. Then each time it has to display the sum of the j value in the loop and the second parameter. Can some body help me in this regard.

-Kiran
0
Comment
Question by:bkirankumar
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
4 Comments
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
brianadkins earned 500 total points
ID: 9782794

Here's a first guess:

---------------8<------------------
set INPUT1=%1
set INPUT2=%2

for /l %%a in (1,1,%INPUT1%) do call :LOOP %%a

goto :END
:LOOP
set /a PRNNO=%INPUT2%+%1
echo %PRNNO%

:END
---------------8<------------------

-Brian
0

Featured Post

Want to be a Web Developer? Get Certified Today!

Enroll in the Certified Web Development Professional course package to learn HTML, Javascript, and PHP. Build a solid foundation to work toward your dream job!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

One of my most closely kept secrets is revealed in this discussion How to output text on the same line This question was recently posted in EE by Simon336697 (http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Scripting/Shell/Batch/Q_2459…
Introduction: Recently, I got a requirement to zip all files individually with batch file script in Windows OS. I don't know much about scripting, but I searched Google and found a lot of examples and websites to complete my task. Finally, I was ab…
Michael from AdRem Software outlines event notifications and Automatic Corrective Actions in network monitoring. Automatic Corrective Actions are scripts, which can automatically run upon discovery of a certain undesirable condition in your network.…
In this video, Percona Solutions Engineer Barrett Chambers discusses some of the basic syntax differences between MySQL and MongoDB. To learn more check out our webinar on MongoDB administration for MySQL DBA: https://www.percona.com/resources/we…

762 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question