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Re: sorting a hash

by mickeyn (Priest)
on Feb 28, 2006 at 12:52 UTC ( #533333=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to sorting a hash

From your expected output you probably meant sorting the keys and not the values of the hash.

foreach ( sort {$b <=> $a} keys %hash ){ print $_," ",$hash{$_},"\n"; }
should answer your question (decending numeric key sorting).

Enjoy,
Mickey

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