Q on Accessing multi-dimension arrays.

Brian Milby brian at milby7.com
Thu Apr 26 10:43:35 EDT 2018


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   put "answer" into tA["firstkey"]["secondkey"]
   put "firstkey" into tPath[1]
   put "secondkey" into tPath[2]
   put tA[tPath]
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On Thu, Apr 26, 2018 at 9:16 AM, Alex Tweedly via use-livecode <
use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:

>
> I have a (vague) memory that there is some way to do this ... but can't
> remember and haven't had any luck searching for it ....
>
>
> I have a multi-dimension array, say created by
>
> put "answer" into tArray["firstkey"]["secondkey"]
>
> Is there some way or format to specify the array elements using the "path"
> of the keys, rather than each one at its own level) ?
>
> i.e. something like (but obviously not exactly)
>
>   put tArray["firstkey,secondkey"]
>
> where each item/part of the key is interpreted s the next level in the
> multi-dimension.
>
> Thanks
>
> Alex.
>
>
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