Perl 2 Course Description:
If you've started learning Perl and know the basics but want to get in deeper then this course is for you. The main objective of this course is to obtain a greater mastery of important elements of the language needed for useful programs. It also provides experience with the Perl debugger and using the built-in documentation.
You will learn:
- Deeper understanding of the interpretation of literal data and loop control
- How to interact with the command line, call external programs, and access the environment
- Basic use of the debugger
- More powerful use of regular expressions
This course is for the graduate of the "Perl 1" course, or someone with equivalent expertise: You understand the basic data types, can iterate through a hash, know basic regular expressions and can do file I/O.