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Re: filtering an array

by swampyankee (Parson)
on Sep 02, 2012 at 01:35 UTC ( #991223=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to filtering an array

Well, what have you tried?

There is, of course, more than one way to do this. One way is to use grep:

my @after; @after = grep { !/[GT]/ } @positions;

which is, in essence,

my @after; foreach @positions { push(@after, $_) if (!/[GT]/); }

I tend to use parenthesis where perl's syntax doesn't require them, but that's just me. I find they frequently improve readability.

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