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Hi all,
could you provide me with links to learn Perl from the ground up?
Thanks in advance.
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by:Kim Ryan
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by:Tsvetomir
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That's reaaaaaly not a god book for begginer !
(it's not god book at all but that's other quest) :)))


I would reccomend you "Beginning Perl" (Wrox)
http://wrox.com/ACON11.asp?WROXEMPTOKEN=753381Zpj08LvqV0IQe3aR42mm&BOOKID=403&ISBN=1861003145
It's a lot lot better
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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thanks for your response but maybe i did a mistake.
I don't need links to books (i don't have money!), i need links for free tutorials from beginner to intermediate, sorry.
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by:bluprint
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I've found several good tutorials in the past by doing a search for "perl tutorial" or something like that on  www.Google.com.
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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Well, this is amazing!
I know to use google and others, thanks.
What i need is a specific link/links, please.
I thought that in this TA i could find it and don't spend time trying every link that google could provide me!
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by:VEngineer
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If you are serious about learning Perl, you will need to get a book sooner or later to learn it and to use as a reference.  The tutorials online are ok, but they come nowhere near the quality of some of the beginning/learning Perl books out there.  If money is an issue, go to your public library or local college/university library and ask the librarian to see if they have it or if they can order it for the library.

Wish I could reccommend some links, but I looked around when I started learning Perl and found nothing to my liking.

Tsvetomir:
god (noun) - a being or object believed to have more than natural attributes and powers and to require human worship.

good (adjective) - of a favorable character or tendency.  Ex: It is a good book.
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by:Tsvetomir
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you may try kaaza  software to find thigs like ths ....

you can download it from download.com
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DVB earned 50 total points
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Ummm, and no one recommended perldoc yet?
man perl, and then lots of perldoc.
(The online manuals are *good*).
http://www.perl.com is another good reference.
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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I am not working on Linux.
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by:DVB
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Your Perl installation should ship with Perldoc (and man is on any unix/unixlike system, including Linux, *BSD). Perl.com is seriously the best reference you can find, otuside the books, and the actual docs, and google and the code.
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