Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Think about Loose Coupling
 
PerlMonks  

Re: What book would be valuable to someone self-taught?

by ricDeez (Scribe)
on Oct 27, 2011 at 03:16 UTC ( #934059=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to What book would be valuable to someone self-taught?

This is what worked for me:

  • Learning Perl (the 6th edition of this book has just come out and it is great!)
  • Intermediate Perl
  • Mastering Perl
  • Modern Perl

It would also pay to get a subscription to the Perl journal (even though it hasn't been updated in a while, and work through all past papers).

As someone else mentioned, it would also pay to practice as much as possible and get comfortable in whatever editor you use to code in. Try to work through all the exercises in Learning Perl...

Good luck in your quest... Perl isn't the easiest programming language to learn but it is a very rewarding one...


Comment on Re: What book would be valuable to someone self-taught?

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://934059]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others surveying the Monastery: (9)
As of 2014-07-23 12:14 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    My favorite superfluous repetitious redundant duplicative phrase is:









    Results (140 votes), past polls