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Re: why use a hash instead of an array

by Lotus1 (Curate)
on Jun 11, 2013 at 20:46 UTC ( #1038337=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to why use a hash instead of an array

A Certified Microsoft Excel Developer asked a Perl programmer "Why use a hash instead of an array?". The Perl programmer replied "That is like asking why use vlookup instead of a column of data in a spreadsheet.

At that moment, the Certified Microsoft Excel Developer was enlightened.

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