Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
There's more than one way to do things

Re: Generating all 5-card hands

by Roy Johnson (Monsignor)
on May 18, 2005 at 14:54 UTC ( #458235=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Generating all 5-card hands

The set of all five-card hands with a 5 is the set of all four-card hands in a deck missing a 5, plus a 5-card. The easy way would be to use glob:

print "$_\n" while $_=glob '5,{A,2,3,4,6,7,8,9,10,J,Q,K}' .',{A,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,J,Q,K}'x3;
but it's not a truly iterative solution (it generates the whole set before beginning iteration). Consider Algorithm::Loops, or Iterating over combinations (found by Super Searching on combinations and iterator).

Caution: Contents may have been coded under pressure.

Comment on Re: Generating all 5-card hands
Download Code

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://458235]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others taking refuge in the Monastery: (5)
As of 2015-11-28 13:10 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

    Results (741 votes), past polls