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Perl The Complete Reference 2nd Edition

As the title suggests, this book is a complete reference to the Perl programming language. As such, it includes details of everything you want to know about statements, expressions, functions, and regular expressions within Perl. Some highlights o…

Perl: I Didn’t Know You Could Do That

So you’ve downloaded Perl and played with a few of the programs. You might even have been programming with Perl for many years. Either way, you feel you are missing out on some of the cool things that other people are doing with Perl. The solution…

DeBugging Perl

It might surprise you to know that this book is all about debugging Perl scripts and applications. Just like the bug on the front cover, Perl bugs can be annoying and difficult to get rid of and in some cases, just like our little friend, they can…

ActivePerl Developers Guide

ActivePerl Developer’s Guide has three main focus areas. The first is to help programmers already familiar with Perl under Unix to migrate to the new platform. There are differences between the platforms, both from an architecture and supported fu…

iMac FYI

The iMac is the biggest selling computer of all time, and it’s not really hard to see why. Aside from being an excellent little computer, it’s also beomce a fashion statement with designers, stylists, and joe public all clamouring for a piece of a…

Python Annotated Archives

This book is intended to be a guide to scripting with the Python language. It is not, however, a complete guide to the Python language, nor is it an attempt to demonstrate the only way to achieve a particular result in Python. Instead, this book a…

Perl Programmers Reference

Perl Programmers is the quick desktop tool for checking up on different Perl features. Split into 6 sections it includes the basics (syntax, variables, functions, references, regular expressions, formats and POD document formats), a complete funct…

Perl: The Complete Reference

As the title suggests, this book is a complete reference to the Perl programming language. As such, it includes details of everything you want to know about statements, expressions, functions, and regular expressions within Perl. Some highlights o…

Perl Annotated Archives

This book does not aim to teach you every aspect and function that is available within the Perl environment. Nor is it intended to be an example of the perfect path to a particular goal using Perl. There are a number of ways and methods in which d…

BeOS: Porting Unix Applications

When the BeOS was first released it was obvious to me and many others that it would be a platform that suited both the GUI lover, and the Unix style command line interface geek. Developing for the former requires you to learn the BeOS API, includi…