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Re: data structure problem

by jwest (Friar)
on Jun 06, 2002 at 21:03 UTC ( #172365=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to data structure problem

Presupposing that 'country' and 'currency' will always be unique keys (and renaming your old %countryMap to %codeMap because the label made more sense to me in this case), this would work...
my %codeMap = ( US => { country => 'USA', currency => 'USD'} ); my %currencyMap = map { $codeMap{$_}{currency} => $_ } keys(%codeMap); my %countryMap = map { $codeMap{$_}{country} => $_ } keys(%codeMap);

But, you probably want to use a database for this.
Hope this helps!


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