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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 novice state to an ex...

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 become an e...

May 31 2021
  Perl 6 fundamentals: a primer with examples, projects, and case studies
Lenz M.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2017. 142 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484228-98-2)

We have been hearing about Perl 6 for some 15 years, but I have yet to meet anyone who actually uses it. The author observes that Perl 6 differs significantly from Perl 5, but he believes that it offers advantages in regular expression operations ...

Jan 5 2018
  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 Perl [2]....

Mar 4 2013
  Unix and Perl to the rescue!: A field guide for the life sciences (and other data-rich pursuits)
Bradnam K., Korf I.,  Cambridge University Press, New York, NY, 2012. 428 pp. Type: Book (978-0-521169-82-0)

This is an expanded version of the authors’ publication “Unix and Perl primer for biologists” [1], used for a course delivered by them at UC Davis, and available freely on the Web....

Dec 20 2012
   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. To assist them on th...

Jun 15 2012
  Analyzing computer system performance with Perl::PDQ (2nd ed.)
Gunther N.,  Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2011. 502 pp. Type: Book (978-3-642225-82-6)

Besides its case studies on applying queueing theory to the analysis of computer performance, this book on queueing circuits also includes a quick user guide to Perl Pretty Damn Quick (PDQ), a reference manual, and numerous examples. (PDQ is a fro...

Dec 23 2011
  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 sites and influe...

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 version 5.10.1, wh...

Sep 2 2010
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