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  Advanced Perl programming
Rothwell W., Apress, New York, NY, 2020. 308 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-484258-62-0), Reviews: (2 of 2)

Advanced Perl programming is the third book in a three-book set by William “Bo” Rothwell [1,2]. The three books are titled (and subtitled) in a manner suggesting a pedagogy in Perl that takes readers from a n...

Jun 4 2021
  Advanced Perl programming
Rothwell W., Apress, New York, NY, 2020. 308 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-484258-62-0), Reviews: (1 of 2)

I am not an everyday Perl programmer; that said, since learning it in the mid-90s from an excellent book by Randal L. Schwartz [1], I am always on the lookout to expand my knowledge of the language to see what else I need to acquire to...

May 31 2021
  Perl by example (5th ed.)
Quigley E., Prentice Hall Press, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2014. 888 pp.  Type: Book (978-0-133760-81-1)

Amongst the Perl programs I’ve written, you’ll find statements whose form I copied from Perl books without bothering too much about what they meant. For instance:...

May 8 2015
  Intermediate Perl (2nd ed.)
Schwartz R., Foy B., Phoenix T., O’Reilly Media, Inc., Sebastopol, CA, 2012. 396 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-449393-09-0)

This follow-up to Learning Perl [1] has been revised with a second edition that was released last year. These represent the first two books in an O’Reilly trilogy on the Perl language that also includes Mastering Pe...

Mar 4 2013
   Programming Perl (4th ed.)
Christiansen T., Foy B., Wall L., Orwant J., O’Reilly Media, Inc., Cambridge, MA, 2012. 1184 pp.  Type: Book (978-0-596004-92-7)

The preface to this book begins with a section titled “The Pursuit of Happiness” that promises readers that the book will help them develop the three great virtues of a programmer: laziness, impatience, and hubris. ...

Jun 15 2012
  Effective Perl programming: ways to write better, more idiomatic Perl
Hall J., McAdams J., Foy B., Addison-Wesley Professional, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2010. 504 pp.  Type: Book (978-0-321496-94-2)

Perl is certainly one of the most popular scripting languages ever: the Perl archive (CPAN) has over 16,000 libraries, modules, and applications that cover almost anything anyone might want to program, and Perl has driven many Web site...

Oct 15 2010
  Beginning Perl
Lee J., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2010. 464 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-430227-93-9)

The first edition of this book was published in 2000, and it is still freely available online ( The second edition was published in 2004. This much-needed third edition is based on Perl versio...

Sep 2 2010
  Expert shell scripting
Peters R., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2009. 320 pp.  Type: Book (9781430218418)

The publisher’s Web page for this book promises that you will “learn to forget Perl,” “script X Window without configuration files,” and “ignore Python, and script in bash and...

Apr 14 2009
  Learning Perl (5th ed.)
Schwartz R., Phoenix T., foy b., O’Reilly, 2008. 348 pp.  Type: Book

This is the fifth edition of “the llama book,” as it is commonly called because of the llama on the cover; this is an O’Reilly publication colophon--each book is assigned a distinct animal image. ...

Mar 27 2009
  Perl best practices
Conway D., O’Reilly Media, Inc., 2005.  Type: Book (9780596001735)

Don’t you hate it when you have to update a Perl program written by one of your predecessors? It’s especially hard when the program was written five years earlier as a “quick-and-dirty prototyp...

Jul 16 2007
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