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Re^6: Get random unique lines from file

by Marshall (Abbot)
on Sep 12, 2012 at 07:35 UTC ( #993160=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^5: Get random unique lines from file
in thread Get random unique lines from file

Unless you are trying to game the tables in "Lost Wages" or do scientific calculations, this doesn't matter at all.
Don't worry about it if it doesn't matter.
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Re^7: Get random unique lines from file
by roboticus (Chancellor) on Sep 12, 2012 at 10:43 UTC

    Marshall:

    I'm not really worried about it--it's just an interesting problem. Most (?all?) of my activity here at PM is just me looking for an interesting diversion. This is just another diversion for me.

    ...roboticus

    When your only tool is a hammer, all problems look like your thumb.

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