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12-26-19, 12:28 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Roeshambo View Post
Where as in an associative array, if you sort it, you're going to have to use "next" or "for k,v" to cycle through it in the proper order.
table.sort() doesn't work on associative keys. It only works on the sequential portion of the table. The order of key/value pairs iterated from next() and pairs() are completely random. Even among sequential keys. This is why ipairs() exists instead of using pairs() for that too.
https://www.lua.org/manual/5.1/manua...pdf-table.sort
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