PERL Basics for Visual Learners

  • 29m
  • Brandon Blais, Paul Gruhn
  • In Pictures
  • 2004

Written to help beginners learn and master the PERL programming language, this book will help you get set up and install an FTP program, create a simple script and upload it, set script permissions, run a script from a Web page, insert comments, format text output with HTML tags, employ single variables, print quotation marks, employ lists of variables, perform calculations, Increment/decrement automatically, create random numbers, create a subroutine, parse form data with a subroutine, parse form data, employ conditional logic, employ looping, create a text file, display files, append to files, and more.

In this Book

  • Getting Set Up
  • Learning the Basics
  • Working with Variables
  • Working with Numbers
  • Subroutines
  • Logic & Loops
  • Working With Files