easy introduction to perl

Nic Gibson nicg at noslogan.org
Fri Oct 5 12:00:06 BST 2007

On 05/10/2007, Adrian Howard <adrianh at quietstars.com> wrote:
> Context definitely needs a mention. I find that often confuses newbies.

Absolutely. I've found (with the LT courses) that we cover it once in
detail and have to continually refresh.


> This may be slightly contrarian - but I have personally found it
> easier to introduce references/objects earlier rather than later.
> Especially if folk have experience in other programming languages.

I think *only* if they have experience.


Nic Gibson
Director, Corbas Consulting
Editorial and Technical Consultancy

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