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Sams Teach Yourself Perl in 24 Hours

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ISBN-10: 0672327937

ISBN-13: 9780672327933

Edition: 3rd 2005 (Revised)

Authors: Clinton Pierce

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Learn Perl programming quickly and easily with 24 one-hour lessons in "Sams Teach Yourself Perl in 24 Hours, 3/e." These step-by-step lessons will teach you the basics of Perl and how to apply it in web development and system administration. Plus, the third edition has been updated to include 5 chapters on new technologies, information on the latest version of Perl and a look ahead to Perl 6. You will focus on real-world development, including how to: Effectively use Perl for large development projects using Perl Modules. Use Perl for data processing. Utilize Perl as a "glue" language with other programming languages. Use Perl as a web development language. The concise, modular…    
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Book details

List price: $34.99
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 6/15/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Clinton Pierce is a software engineer, freelance programmer, and instructor. He is a Web Architect for Decision Consultants where he designs middleware software to integrate legacy system to the Web, and teaches Unix and Perl to consultants.

Perl fundamentals
Getting started with Perl
Perl's building blocks : numbers and strings
Controlling the program's flow
Stacking building blocks : lists and arrays
Working with files
Pattern matching
Advanced features
More functions and operators
Files and directories
System interaction
Using Perl's command-line tools
References and structures
Using modules
Finding permanence
The Perl community
Applying Perl
Writing modules
Object primer
Data processing
Perl as a glue language
Introduction to CGI
Basic forms
Complex forms
Manipulating HTTP and cookies