Name: [122] Steven Devijver
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'Hello World' with Perl [ID:091] (1/4)

in series: Introduction to Perl

video tutorial by Steven Devijver, added 03/07

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A short introduction to running Perl scripts on a Unix, Linux or Cygwin system. In this video Steven shows you how to get started with Perl in what hopefully becomes a ShowMeDo series.

This could be the start of a Perl series - leave feedback below to say what else you'd like to see!

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Uploaded on 30th November 2006, running time 7 minutes.


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121. canadian viagra Fri, 15 Oct 2010 05:28

Hi Steven,

thank you for your time. Since I need to learn some Perl I'll be following your next tutorials. There are few things, however, I'd wish to comment on.

You've managed to teach a little unix here and there without telling so (so that one might think that chmod +x is perl), a little of vi and why you like it (i like it too), and so on, but very little perl. The way I see it, the only thing one learns here is that "perl is an interpreted programming language". The rest is redundant for those who know, and far too ambiguous for a computer newbie to understand.

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119. GabGlollig Sun, 26 Sep 2010 23:02

Very good video.Some videos for a little bigger and complex program will be very helpful in learning.

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this is good tutorial

if you would be present some more over perlintro

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116. Michaeloi Sat, 04 Sep 2010 14:53

Great video for a learner like me.

Thanks a lot.

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very good. I am quite impressed

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112. Michaeloi Thu, 02 Sep 2010 22:19

Great video for a learner like me.

Thanks a lot.

111. Michaeloi Thu, 02 Sep 2010 21:51

Great video for a learner like me.

Thanks a lot.

110. KatrinaPef Fri, 20 Aug 2010 21:51

IT is very nice. I am a beginner in perl. It's very useful. Please make more videos on pel.

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i wants to see more python tutors

Nice intro to using perl...on to your next video...eeb2

106. Ian Babelon Fri, 13 Aug 2010 06:11

I like it very much, I am a beginner and it is the best introduction one can look at

105. RobertPeni Mon, 02 Aug 2010 09:30

Thanks Steven it is a good introduction session on PERL

My question is how can PERL help in writing automated testing, I am wondering if you can create a video showing a test case that is running a test and how can we modify that test case to do more testing, this is what we see in the new jobs requirements in product development



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Very clever tutorial, its good to know some tricks of linux too.. will like to here more about perl on linux environment, and also on a suggested IDE

101. isljyetv Mon, 26 Jul 2010 19:17

Excellent tutorial!

I can't wait to get started on the next one.

Great general intro.

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97. Wed, 09 Jun 2010 05:07

Hi Steven,

I've just watched the first video in your "Intrdroduction to Perl" series. I found it most helpful.


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Excellent VDO n explanation for beginners...

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