Intro to Perl

Randal L. Schwartz merlyn at
Sun Feb 10 09:56:25 CST 2002

>>>>> "Curtis" == Curtis Poe <poec at> writes:

Curtis> Quick question: I think I want to make them work through
Curtis> Learning Perl's "Whirlwind Tour" and email me the results as
Curtis> the price of admission.  I'd request a minor change such as
Curtis> "take out the part of the program that gives people with the
Curtis> username of Randal a back door" (since it doesn't check to see
Curtis> if "Randal" has a password) to make sure they actually *did*
Curtis> something rather than just download the code from somewhere.
Curtis> If they accomplish that, is it realistic to assume that the
Curtis> class could move along faster?

Perhaps you haven't seen "Learning Perl, 3rd edition" yet?  Your eyes
have the mist of the smoke from a distant fire...

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