This article is Part 3 of our series on Introduction to Internet Programming series. See the Introduction and Part 1, Introduction to HTML. The Introduction to Perl covers the basics of Perl, including how to write and debug simple scripts..
Perl is a computer programming language that is very good at
manipulating strings, doing pattern matches, and pretty much just
about everything else! It is a relatively slow language compared
to compiled languages like C, however it very easy to get programs
up and running very quickly in Perl.
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