High Level Perl Jobs

Steve smorrey at gmail.com
Tue Aug 22 10:48:15 MDT 2006


Are there any good books one would recommend reading, in regards to
the current iteration of Perl and/or OO Perl?

On 8/22/06, Hill, Greg <grhill at corp.untd.com> wrote:
> > Ok not that I'm applying for this job or trying to degrade the
> > description, but is there a difference between regular perl and object
> > oriented perl?
>
> Yes, object-orientation was added some time after Perl 5 was released.
> The syntax is a bit terse, but it covers the majority of object-oriented
> concepts in one way or another.  But, Perl can also be used as a purely
> procedural or functional language as well.  Most Perl developers mix the
> three where it makes sense.  There are people who proclaim themselves
> Perl developers who have never written a Class (aka package in Perl),
> thus the need to differentiate the two.
>
> Greg
>
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