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Old 07-17-2006, 12:17 AM   #1
sharathg786
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learning perl


hi i'm a newbie in linux

anyone suggest a good book to learn PERL??
 
Old 07-17-2006, 12:27 AM   #2
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If you don't mind paying for a book, then the O'Reilly book Learning Perl by Randal L. Schwartz et al is good. It's up to the fourth edition now - I've owned the second and third editions (the second was more example based, which I prefered) and they were both very useful.

Otherwise, there are heaps of perl tutorials accessible from http://www.perl.org/ and http://www.perl.com/pub/q/documentation. Apart from that have a look at man perl, there is a list of the available man pages for perl, including tutorials.
 
Old 07-18-2006, 06:14 AM   #3
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The Linux Format Magazine has just released some of it's tutorials, including some of it's perl tutorials, into a Wiki.

See:
http://linuxformat.co.uk/wiki/index.php/LXF_Tutorials
 
  


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