Write a while loop inside for loop?

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Write a while loop inside for loop?

I'm taking a unix class and need to countdown to 0 from whatever number the user inputs. I know how to do this with a while or until loop but using the for loop is throwing me off....

I know I can use an if-then statement in my for loop but can I include a while loop in my for loop?
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There's a special forum section for "homework" style stuff.

When you do move the post there, make sure you put in all the required info and you probably need to provide a bit more detail on your request (e.g. what language you are writing the program in).
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Yes, you can. Smilie

For any further/other questions, please use the homework section of the forum, following the mandatory template, as cjcox already stated.

hth & ty
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Do not post classroom or homework problems in the main forums. Homework and coursework questions can only be posted in this forum under special homework rules.

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