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On Recursive Programming

Andrew Comeau   January 27, 2015   Comments Off on On Recursive Programming

When writing programs, it’s often necessary to perform repeating operations on collections of items such as customer orders or invoices.  Often, you can just iterate through the collection or count the items to determine how many times to perform the operation.  When working with a hierarchy of items such as a directory structure where you have an unknown and varying number… Read more »