Learning Perl

Errata for Learning Perl

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

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Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update

Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Page 86
last line of last example on page

An open brace ({) is used instead of a closed brace (}). That is the code currently reads: while(defined($line = <STDIN>)) { print "I saw $line"; { However I believe the intent of the above example was supposed to be: while(defined($line = <STDIN>)) { print "I saw $line"; }

Page 194
third line

system 'for in *; should be: system 'for i in *;