continue - Unix, Linux Command
continue - To resume the next iteration of an enclosing for, while, until, or select loop.
|[n]||If n is supplied, the nth enclosing loop is exited. n must be greater than or equal to 1. The return status is zero unless n is not greater than or equal to 1.|
Create a Utility Class to use continue.
#continuesample for myloop in 1 2 3 4 5 do echo -n "$myloop" if [ "$myloop" -eq 3 ] then continue # Skip rest of this particular loop iteration. fi done
Run the utility
$ chmod a+x continuesample $ ./continuesample 1245