www.perl.org Run by the Perl Foundation with the aim of being "the central directory of all things Perl". Lists news, applications, documentations, communities, and events. Also hosts various Perl projects, including the Perl core, and many mailing lists.
www.perlmonks.org/?node_id=641994 Disclaimer: This is my opinion. It doesn't have to be yours. I do not claim to speak for the Perl community as a whole in this regard. Perl makes use of an implicit scalar variable, $_
perl.com/pub/2000/10/begperl1.html Welcome to Perl. Perl is the Swiss Army chainsaw of scripting languages: powerful and adaptable. It was first developed by Larry Wall, a linguist working as a systems administrator for NASA in the late 1980s, as a way to make report processing easier.
learn.perl.org/tutorials Perl Tutorials. Many tutorials are available if you are interested in learning Perl. Please note that these tutorials are introductions. For reference material, please look at the perl documentation, either online or using the perldoc command (try perldoc perlintro).
perl-tutorial.org Name Type Perl Covers Size Lang Status Last Updated Popularity; Programming Perl 4th i [This is a rather new edition of the book, but for a number of issues with its content it cannot be recommended for newcomers.
win32.perl.org Perl runs on over 100 platforms! We recommend that you always run the latest stable version, currently 5.20.2. If you're running a version older than 5.8.3, you may find that the latest version of CPAN modules will not work.
pdl.perl.org PDL ("Perl Data Language") gives standard Perl the ability to compactly store and speedily manipulate the large N-dimensional data arrays which are the bread and butter of scientific computing.
dictionary.reference.com/browse/Perl perl in Technology Expand language, tool A high-level programming language, started by Larry Wall in 1987 and developed as an open source project. It has an eclectic heritage, deriving from the ubiquitous C programming language and to a lesser extent from sed, awk, various Unix shell languages, Lisp