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RE (tilly) 1: The sad state of Perl documentation

by tilly (Archbishop)
on Sep 14, 2000 at 02:33 UTC ( #32383=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to The sad state of Perl documentation

If you have specific changes, feel free to download the current development version and submit patches. You will need a working diff program, a slow one is available free from PPT. (I recommend using the "-u" option.)

As for the other complaints, I would suggest modifying POD::Parser to spit out other kinds of documentation.

However for the record I started out with less Unix background than you have, and by and large I found the online documentation quite readable and informative. There were sections I had to go back to, nor was it particularly easy, but I am impressed with the quality of the information.

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