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Games, Diversions & Perl Culture

Games, Diversions & Perl Culture

by Jon Orwant
592 Pages · 2003 · 4.4 MB · 3,932 Downloads · New!
" Happiness doesn't result from what we get, but from what we give. ” ― Ben Carson
Learning Perl, 6th Edition
by brian d foy
390 Pages · 2011 · 4 MB · 3,691 Downloads · New!
If you’re just getting started with Perl, this is the book you want-whether you’re a programmer, system administrator, or web hacker. Nicknamed “the Llama” by two generations of users, this bestseller closely follows the popular introductory Perl course taught by the authors since 1991. This 6th edition covers recent changes to the language up to version 5.14.
Perl Pocket Reference, 5th Edition
by Johan Vromans
102 Pages · 2011 · 1.5 MB · 2,325 Downloads · New!
If you have a Perl programming question, you’ll find the answer quickly in this handy, easy-to-use quick reference. The Perl Pocket Reference condenses and organizes stacks of documentation down to the most essential facts, so you can find what you need in a heartbeat.
Perl & LWP
by Sean M. Burke
264 Pages · 2002 · 2.2 MB · 4,401 Downloads · New!
Perl soared to popularity as a language for creating and managing web content, but with LWP (Library for WWW in Perl), Perl is equally adept at consuming information on the Web. LWP is a suite of modules for fetching and processing web pages.
Perl and XML
by Erik T. Ray
216 Pages · 2002 · 2.6 MB · 1,156 Downloads · New!
XML is a text-based markup language that has taken the programming world by storm. More powerful than HTML yet less demanding than SGML, XML has proven itself to be flexible and resilient. XML is the perfect tool for formatting documents with even the smallest bit of complexity, from Web pages to legal contracts to books. However, XML has also proven itself to be indispensable for organizing and conveying other sorts of data as well, thus its central role in web services like SOAP and XML-RPC.
Beginning Perl for Bioinformatics
by James Tisdall
384 Pages · 2001 · 1.4 MB · 4,153 Downloads · New!
This book shows biologists with little or no programming experience how to use Perl, the ideal language for biological data analysis. Each chapter focuses on solving a particular problem or class of problems, so you’ll finish the book with a solid understanding of Perl basics, a collection of programs for such tasks as parsing BLAST and GenBank, and the skills to tackle more advanced bioinformatics programming.
Mastering Algorithms with Perl
by Jarkko Hietaniemi
704 Pages · 1999 · 6.1 MB · 4,932 Downloads · New!
Many programmers would love to use Perl for projects that involve heavy lifting, but miss the many traditional algorithms that textbooks teach for other languages. Computer scientists have identified many techniques that a wide range of programs need, such as: Fuzzy pattern matching for text (identify misspellings!), Finding correlations in data, Game-playing algorithms, Predicting phenomena such as Web traffic, Polynomial and spline fitting.