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sorting a file by a date:"YYYY-MM-DD" field with cmp

by jason.printer (Initiate)
on Jun 16, 2015 at 17:31 UTC ( #1130647=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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  1. or download this
    sub sortByDate
    {
    ...
    
     return ($aDate cmp $bDate);
    }
    
  2. or download this
    { date:"2015-03-01", content:"asdf" }
    
    ...
    { date:"2015-01-02", content:"erts" }
    
    { date:"2014-04-02", content:"w34r" }
    
  3. or download this
    #!/user/bin/perl
    use strict;
    ...
    2015-05-01
    2015-01-02
    2014-04-02
    

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