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Late4dinner (2) [Avatar] Offline
Although I love the book, there is this little problem.

There is a section on page 71 titled "Collecting pipeline output as an array"

Unfortunately, what I can only assume was an editing error removed all references to pipelines. There are examples of assignments. but there are no examples at all of any pipeline operations in that section. Or in any of the rest of the sections on arrays.

Since, as one expert put it, "The most common operation resulting in an array in PowerShell is collecting the output from a pipeline." I am sure you will agree that an actual example using an actual pipeline really is to be expected here. In fact, I would like lots of pipeline examples. (Also this whole post goes for associative arrays too.)