what form of "split" turns a tab-delimited variable into an array with the first line as keys?
josh at dvcreators.net
Fri Apr 9 03:07:00 EDT 2010
Given a variable like this, where the first line is "headers":
name [tab] color [tab] food
Trevor [tab] green [tab] salad
Sarah [tab] blue [tab] pizza
Richard [tab] orange [tab] burgers
David [tab] purple [tab] fruit
What is the best way to turn this into an array, where the array keys are the first line of the variable?
I have tried various forms of "split by" ""split using" and ""split with" but haven't found the right formula. Personally I find the documentation on the various forms of the "split" and "combine" commands a bit scant.
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