Learning Perl the Hard Way
by Allen B. Downey
Publisher: Green Tea Press 2003
Number of pages: 69
The book that emphasizes good programming style in Perl. Many of the Perl programs I have seen are written in a quick-and-dirty style; I wanted to see if the style I have developed in other languages can translate.
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by Nick Parlante - Stanford University
An introduction to the main features of the Perl language. It's intended for people who know some programming but need an introduction to Perl. Topics: scalar variables, strings, arrays, hash tables, file input and output, regular expressions, etc.
Perl 6 is the sixth edition of the Perl programming language, representing a major backwards-incompatible rewrite of the language. This online book is going to introduce the reader to the Perl 6 language and its many features.
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The book takes a fresh look at software development. Business people will learn how XP enables customer-programmer communication for efficient and flexible requirements gathering. Programmers will see how XP allows them to take pride in their craft.
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This book isn't a collection of clever tricks, but a way of thinking about Perl programming so you can integrate the real-life problems of debugging, maintenance, configuration, and other tasks you encounter as a working programmer.