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It seems that you are trying to assign a list to array @compass. Lists are surrounded by brackets, or parentheses if you prefer that term: (). Instead, you have used braces, which in this case create a reference to an anonymous hash, hence the warning messages.

So you need something more like this:

#!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; my @compass = ( ["NW", "N", "NE"], ["W", "center", "E"], ["SW", "S", "SE"], ); print $compass[0]->[1];

In reply to Re: simple array question by philipbailey
in thread simple array question by tw

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