* Todd Benson <caduceass / gmail.com> (2008-04-22) schrieb:

> Hashes -- during creation -- allow assignment more than once in 1.8.6
> with the last one taking precedence

I guess that

a = { 1 => 'a', 2 => 'b', 1 => 'c' }

does the same as

a = Hash.new
a[1] = 'a'
a[2] = 'b'
a[1] = 'c'

mfg,                 simon .... l