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_5_5_FindRandomTargetBook
/*  Listing 5-5. Random Number Match   */
// define the pins to be used.
#define MAX 5000L
#define MIN 0L
#define TARGETVALUE 2500L

#define MAXRECYCLES 5
#define FOUNDITIOPIN  10 // Use the green LED
#define RECYCLEIOPIN  11 // Use the red LED
#define PAUSE 1000

int foundIt = FOUNDITIOPIN;
int recycle = RECYCLEIOPIN;

long targetValue = TARGETVALUE;
long randomNumber;
int recycleCounter = 0;
int counter = 0;

void setup() {

  Serial.begin(9600);
  pinMode(foundIt, OUTPUT);
  pinMode(recycle, OUTPUT);
  randomSeed(analogRead(A0)); // This seeds the random number generator
}

void loop() {

  while (counter != -1)
  {      // Check for negative values
    randomNumber = generateRandomNumber();
    if (randomNumber == TARGETVALUE)
    {
      Serial.print("Counter = ");
      Serial.print(counter, DEC);
      Serial.print("  recycleCounter = ");
      Serial.println(recycleCounter, DEC);
      digitalWrite(foundIt, HIGH);
      delay(PAUSE);
      digitalWrite(foundIt, LOW);
    }
    counter++;
    if (counter < 0)
    {        // We've overflowed an int
      counter = 0;
      recycleCounter++;
      Serial.print("recycleCounter = ");
      Serial.println(recycleCounter, DEC);
      digitalWrite(recycle, HIGH);
      delay(PAUSE);
      digitalWrite(recycle, LOW);
    }

    if (recycleCounter == MAXRECYCLES)
    {
      FakeAnEnd();                    // End program
    }
  }
}//Loop

long generateRandomNumber()
{
  return random(MIN, MAX);     // Generate random numbers 0 and 5000
}

void FakeAnEnd() { // Fake the end of the program 
  while (true) {
    ;
  }
}