APM: Perl training
randysleek at hotmail.com
Wed Jun 11 13:18:04 CDT 2003
Well, it is for me and another person. My boss was asking about it,
otherwise, I wouldn't ask. I am just using Perl in a Nutshell and rolling
my own scripts, so to speak. I'm pretty proficient with C++, C, and Java,
but my coworker is not a programmer, however he has the aptitude. I think
my boss just wants us to take a crash course of sorts to get at some level
of competance to start out from.
Personally, I wouldn't mind a course in Perl, especially if I don't have to
pay for it. It still has to be relatively cheap though, HOTT wants 1695 for
their course, which is too much for our small little company.
If I have any problems, I'll be sure to ask, that's one of the reaons I
>From: jeremy <jeremyb at univista.com>
>To: austin at mail.pm.org
>Subject: Re: APM: Perl training
>Date: 11 Jun 2003 10:58:56 -0500
>I knew very little of any other language when I started learning Perl.
>I found it pretty easy to pick up using the Sam's Teach Yourself Perl in
>21 days book.... It does have some typos that get a bit frustrating at
>times, but it's concise and well structured. The O'Reilly "Camel" is
>probably the best Perl book out, but i wouldn't recommend it as a first
>step since it's quite dense. If you're already a programmer; Perl ought
>to be a snap. Frankly, I think taking a class would be a waste of money
>when the resources you need can be had for free or under $50. If you
>really want to learn it well then read & practice, read & practice...
>That's what the prof will tell you to do.
>On Wed, 2003-06-11 at 10:13, Randall Hennig wrote:
> > Does anybody know of any local places in town that do Perl training? I
> > found one called HOTT, but they are a little to expensive. ACC has a
> > but it already started and the next one starts in September. I'm
> > about enrolling into a professional training course for Perl, recently
> > possible.
> > Thanks,
> > Randy
> > _________________________________________________________________
> > The new MSN 8: advanced junk mail protection and 2 months FREE*
> > http://join.msn.com/?page=features/junkmail
> > _______________________________________________
> > Austin mailing list
> > Austin at mail.pm.org
> > http://mail.pm.org/mailman/listinfo/austin
>Austin mailing list
>Austin at mail.pm.org
Add photos to your e-mail with MSN 8. Get 2 months FREE*.
More information about the Austin