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Old 08-19-2013
Associative array

I have an associative array named table
Code:
declare -A table
table["apple"]="fruit"
table["tomato"]="veggie"
table["highway"]="GT"
table["artist"]="eminem"

Now say I have a variable returning the value highway

How do I find corresponding value GT ??

(this value that I find (GT in this case) is supposed to be the name of a mysql table)

Smilie

~thanks

Last edited by Franklin52; 08-19-2013 at 08:32 AM.. Reason: Please use code tags
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Old 08-19-2013
printf ${table[$variable]} ?

Where $variable returns "highway" and printf will return GT.

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