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Why reinvent the wheel?

by DentArthurDent (Monk)
on Mar 21, 2005 at 16:59 UTC ( #441233=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to A bad shuffle

I've done some research on combinations and permuations in perl, and after a bit of hunting, I found:

Math::Combinatorics

This should do exactly what you want. I must say however, that I've never used it, so I don't know about it's relative speed and so on.
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