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Re: Search an array for values sequentially

by RichardK (Parson)
on May 20, 2014 at 09:30 UTC ( #1086762=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Search an array for values sequentially

why set up a hash of type => priorities and search your array for the element with the highest priority?

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Re^2: Search an array for values sequentially
by Doozer (Beadle) on May 20, 2014 at 09:37 UTC
    Thank you all for the quick responses. There are some good methods here which I completely overlooked i.e. using the hash. This looks to be the best solution for what I need but I will have a play and see what works out the best.

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