Thread: Scilab / C question

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    Scilab / C question

    Hello everyone, first post! I've been out of the coding game for a LONG time and I was wondering if someone here might know the answer to this question....

    I'm working on back testing a trading algo using scilab which looks to be C based (has a lot of C based operations at a minimum). I don't know how to read this FOR loop, could you please explain it to me?

    cprice is a single column x 10 row filled with double values

    ma = 20; 
    for k = size(cprice,1):-1:ma
    Thanks for any help you might be able to provide
    Last edited by Salem; 03-12-2012 at 11:45 AM. Reason: removed all the font/colour abuse

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    Yeah, thanks. I was looking for the answer in the wrong place.

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