Learn Perl in 10 easy lessons – Lesson 1

Larry Wall created a scripting language in 1987, which he called the “Practical Extraction and Report Language”. It was designed as a text-processing language for Unix operating systems. Various tools and languages already existed (Unix shells, sed, awk, C…etc) and programmers usually used many of them together.

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