Perl Scripting - Introduction
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COURSE LENGTH: 3 Days

COURSE COST: $1799.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This course presents the most-widely used capabilities of PERL. The course material includes more than 130 complete programs, including input and output, illustrating the use of PERL.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

Programmers, technical managers, and system and network administrators.
Working knowledge of UNIX, and ability to create and modify a small file.

  

*Course cost listed does not include the cost of courseware (required) or lunch (optional). Please contact us at learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244 for additional pricing information, or if you have any questions. Course is subject to minimum enrollment. This course may run as a Virtual Live Distance Learning class if minimum enrollment is not met.

COURSE TOPICS:


Scalar Literals and Variables
•string
•Numeric
•Common operations

Array Literals and Variables
•List arrays
•Associative arrays
•Common operations

Control Structures and Related Operators
If
Unless
While
Until
For
Foreach
Last
Next
Redo
Labeled Blocks

Expression Modifiers
If
Unless
While
Until

Print and Printf
•Print formats

File Operations
•Opening
•Reading/Writing
•Closing
•Stat and Lstat
•File Tests
•Reading Files Specified As Command Line Arguments

Directory Operations
•Opening
•Reading
•Closing
•Globbing
•Hard and soft links

Functions
•Defining and calling subroutines
•Use of local variables

Regular Expressions
•Matching
•Substitute
•Split
•Join

UNIX-Related Operations
•Time-related operations
•The system() operator
•Working with the environment
•Use of backquotes,
•File handles for processes