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Learning Perl Student Workbook, 2nd Edition

Book Description

If you're just getting started with Perl, this is the book you want—whether you're a programmer, system administrator, or web hacker. This is a workbook to accompany the 6th Edition of Learning Perl ("the Llama"), which covers recent changes to the language up to version 5.14. Exercises are presented in the first half of the workbook, with the answers in the second.

Topics include:

Scalar Data / Lists and Arrays / Subroutines / Input and Output / Hashes / Regular Expressions / Control Structures / Perl Modules / File Tests / Directory Operations / Strings and Sorting / Smart Matching / Process Management / tSome Advanced Perl Techniques / Databases