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in thread Exponential Function Programming

x to the power of n is done via:

`$x ** $n`orYou need to do this, though, "infinite" times, reason why I provided a parameter to "stop" after a certain time.sub x_power_n { my $x = shift; my $n = shift; my $result = $x; my $i = 1; while ($i < $n) { $result *= $x; $i++; } return $result; }

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Re^4: Exponential Function Programming
by ikegami (Patriarch) on Nov 22, 2007 at 19:38 UTC | |

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