By Tom Christiansen, Nathan Torkington
Discover a Perl programmer, and you'll discover a reproduction of Perl Cookbook within reach. Perl Cookbook is a finished selection of difficulties, options, and functional examples for a person programming in Perl. The publication includes 1000's of carefully reviewed Perl "recipes" and millions of examples starting from short one-liners to accomplish applications.
The moment variation of Perl Cookbook has been absolutely up-to-date for Perl 5.8, with wide alterations for Unicode help, I/O layers, mod_perl, and new applied sciences that experience emerged because the earlier variation of the e-book. Recipes were up to date to incorporate the most recent modules. New recipes were further to each bankruptcy of the publication, and a few chapters have nearly doubled in size.
Covered subject parts include:
Manipulating strings, numbers, dates, arrays, and hashes
trend matching and textual content substitutions
References, facts constructions, items, and classes
indications and exceptions
display addressing, menus, and graphical applications
dealing with different processes
Writing safe scripts
web purposes programming with mail, information, ftp, and telnet
CGI and mod_perl programming
Since its first unencumber in 1998, Perl Cookbook has earned its position within the libraries of great Perl clients of all degrees of craftsmanship by way of supplying sensible solutions, code examples, and mini-tutorials addressing the demanding situations that programmers face. Now the second one version of this bestselling e-book is able to earn its position one of the ranks of favourite Perl books as well.
Whether you're a amateur or veteran Perl programmer, you'll locate Perl Cookbook , 2d variation to be probably the most invaluable books on Perl to be had. Its cozy dialogue variety and exact recognition to element disguise with regards to any subject you'd need to know approximately. you may get by way of with no need this booklet on your library, yet as soon as you've attempted a number of the recipes, you won't are looking to.