Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Problems? Is your data what you think it is?
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Teaching Perl to Children

by Fletch (Chancellor)
on May 26, 2004 at 15:31 UTC ( #356610=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Teaching Perl to Children

You might let him cut his teeth on something like Squeak rather than Perl. There's lots of material at Squeakland.org geared towards kids and using Smalltalk as an educational tool. Then once he's gotten a good OOP foundation underneath he can pick up Perl next.

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://356610]
help
Chatterbox?
[Corion]: Meh. I have a very simple mechanism to scrape+track prices, and even to send me mail if something changes (via cron), but SQLite doesn't support window functions, so my simple SQL to determine a price change won't work :-( Maybe I should store the DB ...
[Corion]: ... in Pg, but that would mean that I'd have to deal with credentials and stuff :)

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others about the Monastery: (8)
As of 2018-02-23 15:00 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    When it is dark outside I am happiest to see ...














    Results (302 votes). Check out past polls.

    Notices?