What is Perl ?
 
Article ID: 78
Created On: 17 Jun 2004
Author: Tech Support
Edited On: 29 Dec 2004
Edited By: Tech Support

Practical Extraction and Report Language (Perl) is a programming language designed for processing text. Because of its strong text processing abilities, Perl has become one of the most popular languages for writing CGI scripts. Perl is an interpretive language, which makes it easy to build and test simple programs.