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Re: Sorting an array using multiple values?

by AR (Friar)
on Sep 08, 2011 at 17:04 UTC ( #924876=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Sorting an array using multiple values?

Firstly, what you have written won't work because you use "distance" in your data structure and "Distance" in your comparison. That being said, here you go:

my @loop_sorted = sort { $b->{isPaidLink} <=> $a->{isPaidLink} || $a->{distance} <=> $b->{distance} } @test;

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Re^2: Sorting an array using multiple values?
by ultranerds (Friar) on Sep 08, 2011 at 17:55 UTC

    Sorry, the "Distance" vs "distance" was a typo (I had a local test I played with, to get the values right - before using it on the live site , which used ->{Distance} and not ->{distance})

    Your code worked a charm, thanks! I'll have to remember that for the future, as I'm sure I will need similar code at some point

    Thanks again


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