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Re: Seeking guidance on getting better at Perl.

by mhearse (Hermit)
on Aug 17, 2013 at 17:23 UTC ( #1049864=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Seeking guidance on getting better at Perl.

Do things you have never done before. Here's some suggestions.

  • Instead of using modules from CPAN write your own
  • Write an indexer
  • Write functions/methods that manipulate 2d arrays
  • Write functions/methods that manipulate 3d arrays
  • Learn bitwise and bitshifting operators
  • Write a module which interfaces with a shared object
  • Learn curses

Personally I'd recommend skipping writing GUIs in perl.


Comment on Re: Seeking guidance on getting better at Perl.
Re^2: Seeking guidance on getting better at Perl.
by Anonymous Monk on Aug 17, 2013 at 17:54 UTC
    • Learn curses
    Blistering barnacles! Those sure come in handy!

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