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Re: group based array sort

by ysth (Canon)
on Feb 19, 2004 at 21:03 UTC ( #330356=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to group based array sort

I'm not sure why you say "that doesn't scale very nicely". Doing the moral equivalent of building the HoH is going to be necessary to do anything tree-like with that data structure.

It's fairly trivial, anyway; but you've not said what the difference between id and name is...which is foo,bar,troz,narf in your example, and what is the other?

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