by Curtis 'Ovid' Poe
Publisher: Wrox 2012
Number of pages: 696
This book introduces Perl to both new programmers and experienced ones who are looking to learn a new language. It presents step-by-step guidance in getting started, a host of try-it-out exercises, real-world examples, and everything necessary for a Perl novice to start programming with confidence.
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This books describes and explains Perl (Practical Extraction and Report Language), a scripting language that is usually interpreted and is noted for its extensive use of regular expressions and a large module archive CPAN.
by Geoffrey Sampson - BookBoon
Contents: Introduction; Getting started; Data types; Operators; Branches; Program layout; Built-in functions; Loops; Reading from a file; Pattern matching; Writing to a file; Arrays; Lists; Scalar versus list context; Two-dimensional tables; etc.
by Keith Bradnam, Ian Korf - Korf Lab
We have written a basic introductory course for biologists to learn the essential aspects of the Perl programming language. The course is very much aimed at people with no prior experience in either programming or Unix operating system.
by Eric Cholet, Stas Bekman - O'Reilly
mod_perl is an Apache module that builds the Perl directly into the Apache web server. With mod_perl CGI scripts run 50 times faster, you can integrate databases with the server. The book is about building, using, programming, and optimizing mod_perl.