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Re: sort array

by Kenosis (Priest)
on Apr 30, 2012 at 20:27 UTC ( #968146=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to sort array

Another option (Schwartzian transform):

map{print "$_->[0]\n"} sort {$a->[1] cmp $b->[1]} map{[$_, (split)[2]]} @lines;

Sorts on third word from the left. Replace [2] with [-3] after (split) to sort on third word from the right.

Hope this helps!

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