MS-DOS only: Loop over array of system variable with each var containing multiple values

FOR /F "tokens=3* delims=[]=," %A IN ('SET ARRAY[') DO ( echo %A -- %B )
Loops over array of a system var, splits its values and puts the values into %A, %B, %C, %D, and so on. Create array before, like set ARRAY[0]=test1,100 and set ARRAY[1]=test2,200 Be sure to replace %A, %B, etc. with %%A, %%B, etc. when using this from inside of batch files.
Sample Output
test1 -- 100
test2 -- 200

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By: Marco
2010-08-10 12:12:27

What Others Think

Bash just complained when I tried to run this.
ozymandias · 427 weeks and 1 day ago
Hey ozymandias. Please look at the tags of the commands. This command is a MS DOS batch command - not a BASH command.
Marco · 424 weeks and 5 days ago

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