flow control algo

This is a discussion on flow control algo within the C Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; hello, i do need to implement a counter to control the financial flow of funds. i need some help to ...

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    flow control algo

    hello,
    i do need to implement a counter to control the financial flow of funds.
    i need some help to find a good algo.i have double code in my algo which i want to get rid of.

    this is my algo

    if(! errorflag && messagetype != void)
    update the counter
    switch(messagetype)
    case void:
    storno.
    if(counter == counter)
    update the counter, set errorflag
    case transaction:
    transaction
    if(counter == counter)
    update the counter, set errorflag

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    Erm what is this meant to do:
    Code:
    if(counter == counter)
    ?

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    this is the cross checking method. i need to compare the value of a terminal counter with an operator counter(my application).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.Bit View Post
    this is the cross checking method. i need to compare the value of a terminal counter with an operator counter(my application).
    then you should name them differently. From that pseudo code it looks like you're comparing the same variable with itself...

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    you are right, im sorry to leave you confused!

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