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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).

Liz


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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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