how to save output of a command into a hash of arrays

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  1. saapa

    saapa

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    hi all,

    i am new to perl...
    i am trying to put the output of below command into a hash of arrays...

    `find $mypath ! -user mainuser -printf \"\%u \%h\\n\"`;

    this command gives output as

    john <somepath1>
    john <somepath2>
    john <somepath3>
    james <somepath4>
    james <somepath5>


    now what i want is to directly make an hash of arrays which stores :

    john --> <somepath1>
    <sompath2>
    <somepath3>

    james --> <somepath4>
    <somepath5>

    is this possible??
    thanks in advance for the help.
     
    saapa, Jun 12, 2009
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