Can I get some advice on best way to start Perl Programming

Dave Cross dave at
Sat Sep 1 08:32:33 BST 2012

On 01/09/12 08:13, Adrian Howard wrote:
> On 1 Sep 2012, at 08:01, Peter Sergeant <pete at> wrote:
>> On Fri, Aug 31, 2012 at 11:52 PM, Uri Guttman <uri at> wrote:
>>> also the o'reilly school of technology has 4 levels of perl courses
>>> written by *peter scott*
>> Interesting! He's the author of what I consider to be one of the best Perl
>> books of all time (Perl Medic), so that sounds highly worth looking in to...
> A big ++ to Perl Medic from me too. Sad it never got more mind-share.

Agree. It's a great book. I said so as it was published:

But, as Adrian says, it very few people seemed to buy it. Looks like 
it's out of print now, but Amazon has a few second-hand copies.


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