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The recipes are well documented and the examples aren't too arcane; even beginners will be able to pick up the lessons taught here. The authors write in relatively easy-to-understand language (for a technical guide). Through this book and its arsenal of recipes, you will learn many new things about Perl to help you through your toughest projects. The next time you're working on a project at 2 a.m., you'll thank yourself for the guidance and direction The Perl Cookbook provides. --Doug Beaver
This is a first and best of the O'Reilly cookbooks.
This, more than any other one Perl book, is something that can stay with you from the time you're just starting to learn Perl, to when you're an expert at it.
The Perl Cookbook is a superb reference for any serious perl programmer and especially for the novice and intermediate wanting to improve their skills.
In keeping with the O'Reilly pattern of publishing new editions that don't verbatim repeat or diminish the value of earlier editions. Read morePublished 2 months ago by F. Vogt
These examples are practical which I've been able to use directly or modify.
Also I find it easier to learn bigger concepts using these many examples.
Sure helped me out with snippets of code doing exactly what I needed.Published 4 months ago by Danny R Swanger
This book definitely helps you to attain the results for your Projects faster and in a more efficient way. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Bodo Barwich
It seems that the Perl Cookbook is in dire need of a 3rd Edition-and hard copy. Programming Perl, Learning Perl, Intermediate Perl, and Mastering Perl do this on a regular basis... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Sammy
as expected - you have to understand the basics of cooking before being successful in the kitchen - and you have to have some proficiency in Perl before being able to use the Perl... Read morePublished 10 months ago by paul teal
Perl Cookbook is full of recipes for common classes of problems. Hundreds of them. Best of all they come with explanations and discussion of the thinking behind them. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Stephanie Sullivan
The book has a nice structure, for reading, has it be my first time with this book, the experience is positive.Published 17 months ago by Rahim Fakir
I was not impressed to say the least with this book. LIke the other O'Reilly Perl I reviewed, doesn't do a good job in teaching the material. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Dr. Joseph Bianco