ArraySome

This function calls a given closure/function with every element in a given array and returns true, if one of the closure calls returns true.

ArraySome( array, closure [, parallel [, maxThreads ] ] )

Returns: Boolean

Argument Description Default
array
array, required

array to iterate

closure
function, required

function/closure that implements the following constructor [function(any value[, numeric index,array array]):boolean].

parallel
boolean, optional

execute closures parallel

maxThreads
number, optional

maximum number of threads executed, ignored when argument "parallel" is set to false

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Examples

uses a closure to determine if an item or expression exists

newArray = ['a','b','c','b','d','b','e','f'];
	dump(newArray);
	hasSome1 = arraySome(newArray,function(item,idx,arr){ 
	    return item == 'b';
	});
	dump(hasSome1);
    // member function
	hasSome2 = newArray.some(function(item,idx,arr){ 
	    return item == 'k';
	});
	dump(hasSome2);

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