Notes on Perl


Contents:


Compiling Perl programs

You have several choices: See pages 10-12 of the Perl course textbook for further details.


Debugging in Perl

Unlike many other programming languages, there is no separate debugger in Perl; rather, the debugger isuatomatically invoked by adding the -d flag to the Perl invocation, e.g.,

See pages 517-527 of the Perl course textbook for further details.


Web information on Perl


Perl books


This page is adapted from that for CS3710 (Winter 1999) created by Mike Rendell.


Created: January 17, 2000
Last Modified: February 28, 2000