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Where can I get information on Perl?by faq_monk (Initiate)
|on Oct 08, 1999 at 00:14 UTC||Need Help??|
Current Perl documentation can be found at perldoc.perl.org.
Here is our local, out-dated (pre-5.6) version:
The complete Perl documentation is available with the perl distribution. If
you have perl installed locally, you probably have the documentation
installed as well: type
You might also try
If all else fails, consult the CPAN/doc directory, which contains the complete documentation in various formats, including native pod, troff, html, and plain text. There's also a web page at http://www.perl.com/perl/info/documentation.html that might help.
Many good books have been written about Perl -- see the section below for more details.