Revised to cover Perl Version 5*6, this quick reference provides a complete overview of the Perl programming language, packed into a convenient, carry-around booklet. This third edition covers. A summary of Perl syntax rules. A complete list of operators, built-in. functions, and standard library modules, all with brief descriptions. The newest Perl features, such as enhanced regular expressions, multithreading, the Perl compiler, and Unicode support. The "Perl 5 Pocket Reference" is the perfect companion to the authoritative books on Perl published by O'Reilly & Associates : "Programming Perl", "Learning Perl", and the "Perl Cookbook".