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Re: The fastest way of searching a certain element in an array

by blakem (Monsignor)
on Apr 14, 2004 at 23:49 UTC ( #345252=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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    % perldoc List::Util
    
    ...
                   $foo = first { defined($_) } @list    # first defined v
    +alue in @list
                   $foo = first { $_ > $value } @list    # first value in 
    +@list which
                                                         # is greater than
    + $value