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Re: Perl Book

From: Jared Still <>
Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2003 07:54:08 -0800
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The book is not a tutorial for Perl, but the first chapter includes "What is Perl?", so not *too* much is assumed.

The appendices are very good for beginners. containing four 'Essential Guides' to Perl.


On Thursday 13 March 2003 06:54, Jeffrey Beckstrom wrote:
> Do you know if this book covers the Perl basics or does it assume you know
> Perl Already.
> >>> "Larry Hahn" <> 3/13/03 9:39:02 AM >>>
> Jeffrey,
> I am emailing you direct because my reply to the list is not going through.
> I have heard a lot about the following book:
> Perl for Oracle DBAs
> By Andy Duncan, Jared Still
> I have not read it myself, but it comes highly recommended to me.
> Larry Hahn
> Database Manager
> Journal Sentinel, Inc
> 333 W. State St.
> Milwaukee, Wi 53201
> -----Original Message-----
> Sent: Thursday, March 13, 2003 8:01 AM
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> Looks like I have a need write a Perl program to access a database. Any
> suggestions on a good book.
> Jeffrey Beckstrom
> Database Administrator
> Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
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