From Zero to Perl

From Zero to Perl

By Paul Grassie
Date: Sunday, June 21, 2009 09:00 AM
Duration: 480 minutes
Target audience: Beginner

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Find out why Perl has become the language of choice for Web development, text processing, database access, Internet services, mail filtering, systems administration, and other tasks requiring portable and easily-developed solutions.

This comprehensive course will enable you to unleash Perl's text processing and file manipulation powers using its rich collection of built-in functions and its unsurpassed pattern matching capabilities.

In addition to providing a thorough introduction to essential Perl syntax such as variables, flow control, subroutines, file I/O, string and array manipulation, this course also presents more advanced techniques such as parsing text with regular expressions and building data structures dynamically.

This fast-paced course covers the following Perl topics:

* Basic I/O and Flow Control
* Operators
* Manipulating Strings
* Arrays and Lists
* Hashes
* Additional I/O Techniques
* Data Structures and References
* Regular Expressions
* Subroutines

Attended by: Terry Bates, Chanda Unmack (‎teleute‎),