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Idiom #222 Find first index of an element in list

Set i to the first index in list items at which the element x can be found, or -1 if items does not contain x.

Idiom #222 Find first index of an element in list

Set i to the first index in list items at which the element x can be found, or -1 if items does not contain x.

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i = findloc(items, x)
if (i == 0) i = -1 ! actually unnecessary in Fortran
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i = findloc(items, x)
if (i == 0) i = -1
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The -1 part is actually unnecessary in Fortran, where array indices start at 1.