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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • Sorry for late replies, but I'm still catching up with the holidays....

    Similar thoughts occurred to me. I'm coaching a beginner in Perl. We've done all the usual stuff, files, arrays, hashes, matches, regexes etc. and I'm just wondering when and how to introduce modules. IMHO most books leave it too late - and drop it in just when the reader is starting to feel confident and WHAM! - but put it in too early when the reader is just beginning to understand and WHAM!WHAM!
    I also think it is a mistake to tie it