[Israel.pm] Populating a has table

Gaal Yahas gaal at forum2.org
Thu Feb 21 02:27:07 PST 2008


There was a point where in Perl 6 you could have said

  [.{}] %hash, @path = $value;

But I think that was given up.

I guess you're stuck with something C-like like like bumping a
reference along the path.

On Thu, Feb 21, 2008 at 11:09 AM, Peter Gordon <peter at pg-consultants.com> wrote:
> Suppose I have the following raw data
>  aaa bbb ccc 1
>  ddd eee 2
>  aaa fff ddd hhh 3
>  ....
>
>
>  I want to populate a hash thusly:
>  $hash->{aaa}{bbb}{ccc} = 1
>  $hash->{ddd}{eee} = 2
>  $hash->{aaa}{fff}{ddd}{hhh} = 3
>  ....
>
>  What is the best way for populating the hash from the raw data, given
>  that the data could go to any depth?
>
>  Peter
>
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