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Re: sort direction

by chester (Hermit)
on Oct 07, 2005 at 14:00 UTC ( #498214=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to sort direction

You might look at Sort::Key and friends, which can sort numerically or string...ically, and also in reverse. I agree with Perl Mouse about the dangers of mixing numeric and string sort, unless you're really sure of your data.

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