Introduction Perl

Perl is Programming language developed by Larry wall in 1987 for U/Linux scripting. Since then it has undergone many changes and revision which make it quit powerful and famous between scripting guys for automation. It has various features which make it substitute for many other language C, Shell script, Awk, Sed etc it also has great text processing facilities features without the arbitrary data-length limits of many contemporary Unix command-line tools, facilitating easy manipulation of text files.

During last few version, it has continually undergo many changes which make it quit flexible, feasible , powerful, object oriented , cross platform. Altogether it is very famous language for automaton and text manipulation.


In this page we will try to cover some of very basic and vital topics for Perl beginners. I hope this would help to understand the basic to advanced concepts related to Perl Scripting languages.


We assume, Person trying to understand these post should have at least some backgrounds of scripting like unix Shell or C programming. We also should have some setup to practice these examples quote in post and topics raised during complete session.

we have chosen below topics to work Perl session.

–Perl – Introduction
–Perl – Syntax
–Perl – Data Type
–Perl – Variable
–Perl – Scalars
–Perl – Array
–Perl – Hash
–Perl – if…else
–Perl – loops
–Perl – Operator

Still Building this page, I hope with your great support I will surely complete it ASAP.