Despite every "moron's guide" claim to the contrary, UNIX is challenging until you get the hang of it, and Perl programming is tricky even after you think you know what you are... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Timothy Walker
This is a great tool for anyone who wants to learn UNIX and/or PERL, as the two sections are complementary yet independent of one another. Read morePublished 8 months ago by ZZ
I am a biologist not a bioinformatician. Many advanced books are too difficult for me. Many prime books of computer languages are too unrelated to what I need. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Yhung Chih Lai
This book is a pretty good reference for both UNIX and Perl if you really just want the basics. The book gives the basics and the author kept the mood light so you do not feel... Read morePublished 20 months ago by David Bradshaw
This is coming from someone who does not have experience in UNIX or Perl...but is interested in learning both. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Amber M. Anderson
Perl is a flexible, powerful, and easy to program language. It has tremendous facilities for manipulating all sorts of data, doing I/O, creating web pages on the fly, and was once... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Michael J. Edelman
The title suggests a power tool, but the book is more like a primer. A very good primer!
I used as a review of Perl and Unix commands and concepts. Read more