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Re: max value in a hash

by liz (Monsignor)
on May 31, 2004 at 09:22 UTC ( #357754=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to max value in a hash

use List::Util qw(max); my $max = max values %hashName;

Please note that values() creates aliases to the values in the hash, so this method would not involve copying any values of the hash (and would therefore scale pretty well).


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Re: Re: max value in a hash
by rsiedl (Friar) on May 31, 2004 at 09:29 UTC
    thats nice. I like...

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