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Don't understand what "lt" is in this code RRS feed

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  • Hello everybody,

    I hope you are having a nice day.

    I am studying someone else's code and came across the following:

    for (int i = 0; i lt; points.Length – 1; i++)

    I can't seem to find out what "lt" is for. What does it do? Thank you very much.

    Cheerio,

    Bill.

    Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:04 PM

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  • Less-than sign

    for (int i = 0; i < points.Length – 1; i++)

    Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:12 PM
  • The 'lt' is an encode command.

    https://www.web2generators.com/html-based-tools/online-html-entities-encoder-and-decoder

    Someone copied the line from a browser page,  and the 'lt' was left in the line.

    Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:47 PM
  • I see. That makes sense. Thank you so very much and good day.
    Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:59 PM
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    Monday, March 16, 2020 5:53 AM