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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • One reason why RHN-the-lesser raises the hackles of many a Perl hacker is because we already have RHN built into the language.

    At the heart of it all, Perl has only five types that matter: scalars, arrays, hashes, filehandles and coderefs. (Yes, I skipped two. If you know what they are, you know why I skipped them. ;-) Yes, there are tied variables, but what matters about them is not how their internals differ, but how they automagically hide those internals. And objects are another kettle of fish, but