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Perl best practices [electronic resource]. Damian Conway.

Conway, Damian. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780596516369 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9780596555023 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2007.

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Summary, etc.: Many programmers code by instinct, relying on convenient habits or a "style" they picked up early on. They aren't conscious of all the choices they make, like how they format their source, the names they use for variables, or the kinds of loops they use. They're focused entirely on problems they're solving, solutions they're creating, and algorithms they're implementing. So they write code in the way that seems natural, that happens intuitively, and that feels good. But if you're serious about your profession, intuition isn't enough. Perl Best Practices author Damian Conway explains that rules, conventions, standards, and practices not only help programmers communicate and coordinate with one another, they also provide a reliable framework for thinking about problems, and a common language for expressing solutions. This is especially critical in Perl, because the language is designed to...Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Sebastopol : O'Reilly Media, 2007. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 5361 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2460 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 5339 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2465 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Computer Technology.
Genre: Electronic books.

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