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What is the loop equivalent "while true do"




In HC2 Lua I was used frequently loop "while true do ".

I can't find similar or rather the same "construction" on HC3 Lua.

Would like to reduce number of scenes (especially in case of HC3-Lite, where no of scenes is strictly limited).

For example global variable definition (day/night) in one scene, on HC2 looks like:


%% autostart
%% properties
%% globals


while true do 
  -- downloading the current time, sunrise and sunset time

  local currentDate = os.date("*t"); 
  local sunriseHour = fibaro:getValue(1, 'sunriseHour'); 
  local sunsetHour = fibaro:getValue(1, 'sunsetHour'); 
  -- recalculation time to the number of minutes from the sunrise

  local currentMin = tonumber(currentDate.hour) * 100 + tonumber(currentDate.min); 
  local sunriseMin = tonumber(string.sub(sunriseHour, 1, 2)) * 100 + tonumber(string.sub(sunriseHour, 4)); 
  local sunsetMin = tonumber(string.sub(sunsetHour, 1, 2)) * 100 + tonumber(string.sub(sunsetHour, 4)); 

  -- settings global variable  "Day" 
  -- value is calculated every 60 sec.
    fibaro:setGlobal("TOD", "Night"); 
        fibaro:debug("Global Variable Time Of Day is : Night"); 
    fibaro:setGlobal("TOD", "Day"); 
    fibaro:debug("Global Variable Time Of Day is : Day"); 




TOD stand for Time of the day.



Will appreciate your kind support!

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