Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.
Modules Topics 1. Basic Concepts in Perl 2. Understanding Scalar Values 3. Basic Operators and Control Flow 4. Lists and Array Variables Key features 5. Reading from and Writing to Files 6. Regular expressions 7. Using Subroutines 8. Hash (Associative Array) 9. Perl functions, strings and sorting 10. File handles and Files 11. Packages and Modules 12. File and Directory Operations 13. References and Complex Data Structures 14. Testing 15. Code coverage 16. POD and CPAN 17. Object Oriented Programming 18. Report Writing 19. Common Tasks 20. Database Operations 21. CGI Programming 22. Process Management 23. Multithreading 24. Sockets 25. Introduction to Perl 5.20 and its features