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CreateOrderedList(st, end[, step][, delim])

Last updated September 28, 2006


Mike Gillespie

Version: 1 | Requires: CF5 | Library: UtilityLib

Pass in Start and End numbers (with options for delim and step increment) and this UDF will generate an Ascending (or descending), ordered delimited list in your step increment.

Return Values:
Returns a string.


Basic: #CreateOrderedList(1,10)#<br>
Step Down: #createOrderedList(0,-25,5,"|")#


Name Description Required
st Start number. Yes
end End number. Yes
step Step value. Defaults to 1. No
delim List delimiter. Defaults to a comma. No

Full UDF Source:

 * Used to create an Ordered Numeric List
 * v2 mods by Raymond Camden
 * @param st 	 Start number. (Required)
 * @param end 	 End number. (Required)
 * @param step 	 Step value. Defaults to 1. (Optional)
 * @param delim 	 List delimiter. Defaults to a comma. (Optional)
 * @return Returns a string. 
 * @author Mike Gillespie ( 
 * @version 1, September 28, 2006 
function createOrderedList(st,end) {
	var theList="";
	var delim=",";
	var step=1;

	// 3rd argument sets the step increment
	if(arraylen(arguments) gte 3) step=arguments[3];

	//4th argument sets the delim
	if(arraylen(arguments) eq 4) delim=arguments[4];

	if(st gte end) for(i = st;i gte end;i=i-step) theList=listappend(theList,i,delim);		
	else for(i = st;i lte end;i=i+step) theList=listappend(theList,i,delim);		

	return theList;
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