SunWorld: Getting started with Perl, Part 1May 01, 1999, 18:41 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mo Budlong)
"An introduction to the language that "can do anything".
"Perl can often offer a simple solution when writing a program that can be painfully difficult in shell script. In part one of this two-part series, [Author] Mo [Budlong] walks you through an introduction to the popular scripting language with some illustrative examples."