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I thought I'd have some fun with this, so I tried it. I had to use the:
http://www.powerball.com/powerball/winnums-text.txt
source. I had to do a little alteration in the loop to read the data from site (needed \s+ for the split) and remove the possibility of power balls greater than 39 (can't pick them now). This solution is elegant I think but you all can comment:
foreach $line(@numbers) { next if ($line =~ /^!/); @data = split(/\s+/, $line); shift @data; # discard date @data = reverse(@data); shift @data if ( @data > 6); # discard power play number if there. $pb = shift @data; $powerb{$pb}++ if($pb<40); foreach (@data) { $normals{$_}++; } }

In reply to Re: Powerball Frequency Analyzer by perlNinny
in thread Powerball Frequency Analyzer by chromatic

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