If you are a programmer wanting to learn Perl and have a background in C or C++, this book is for you !
While no other book on the market covers Perl specifically for you and your background, Perl for C Programmers is written specifically with you in mind and will teach you how to upgrade your skills using Perl. This book teaches what's similar and different between Perl and C/C++ and how to then utilize Perl to the fullest. In addition, it includes a cookbook section that is full of recipes for quick and easy answers on common tasks. Steve Oualline, reputable C/C++ and VIM author, teaches you all major types of Perl programming. He also goes beyond Perl to teach how to exploit the extensive library of Perl modules housed in the CPAN repository.