WorldCat Identities

Foy, Brian D.

Overview
Works: 24 works in 214 publications in 6 languages and 3,864 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Examinations, questions, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QA76.73.P22, 005.133
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brian D Foy
Learning Perl by Randal L Schwartz( Book )

85 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 6th edition covers recent changes to the Perl language up to version 5.14. It teaches you the basics and shows you how to write programs up to 128 lines long -- roughly the size of 90% of the Perl programs in use today. Each chapter includes exercises to help you practice what you've just learned
Mastering Perl by Brian D Foy( Book )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the third in O'Reilly's series of landmark Perl tutorials, which includes Learning Perl, the introduction to the basics of Perl syntax, and Intermediate Perl, the guide to creating re-usable Perl software. By conveying Perl's special models and programming idioms, Mastering Perl pulls it all together to help you bend Perl to your will." "This book isn't a collection of clever tricks, but a way of thinking about Perl programming so you can solve real-life problems of debugging, maintenance, and configuration that you encounter as a working programmer." "Mastering Perl starts you on your path to becoming the person with the answers or, failing that, the person who knows how to discover and troubleshoot the problem."--BOOK JACKET
Intermediate Perl by Randal L Schwartz( Book )

37 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents guidelines on the art of coding with Perl, covering such topics as references and scoping, object-oriented programing, writing and using modules, testing Perl code, and contributing to CPAN
Programming Perl by Larry Wall( Book )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this update to "the Camel," three renowned Perl authors cover the language up to its current version, Perl 5.14, with a preview of features in the upcoming 5.16 that include new keywords and syntax, named capyires in regexes, Unicode 6.0, Unicode grapheme clusters and properties, and expanded coverage of CPAN
The perl review( )

in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective Perl programming : ways to write better, more idiomatic Perl by Joseph N Hall( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Classic Guide to Solving Real-World Problems with Perl--Now Fully Updated for Today's Best Idioms! For years, experienced programmers have relied on Effective Perl Programming to discover better ways to solve problems with Perl. Now, in this long-awaited second edition, three renowned Perl programmers bring together today's best idioms, techniques, and examples: everything you need to write more powerful, fluent, expressive, and succinct code with Perl. Nearly twice the size of the first edition, Effective Perl Programming, Second Edition, offers everything from rules of thumb to avoid common pitfalls to the latest wisdom for using Perl modules. You won't just learn the right ways to use Perl: You'll learn why these approaches work so well. New coverage in this edition includes * Reorganized and expanded material spanning twelve years of Perl evolution * Eight new chapters on CPAN, databases, distributions, files and filehandles, production Perl, testing, Unicode, and warnings * Updates for Perl 5.1 2, the latest version of Perl * Systematically updated examples reflecting today's best idioms You'll learn how to work with strings, numbers, lists, arrays, strictures, namespaces, regular expressions, subroutines, references, distributions, inline code, warnings, Perl::Tidy, data munging, Perl one-liners, and a whole lot more. Every technique is organized in the same Items format that helped make the first edition so convenient and popular
Perl xue xi shou ce by Randal L Schwartz( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective Perl programming ways to write better, more idiomatic Perl. - Description based on print version record by Joseph N Hall( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einführung in Perl Title from resource description page (viewed June 2, 2009). - "Übersetzung und deutsche Bearbeitung: Jørgen W. Lang."--Copyright page by Randal L Schwartz( )

1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intermediate Perl Includes index by Brian D Foy( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learning Perl "Covers Perl 5.14"--Cover. - Includes index by Randal L Schwartz( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learning Perl Includes index by Randal L Schwartz( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hajimete no paru( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Student workbook for Learning Perl by Brian D Foy( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Programming Perl : Unmatched power for text processing and scripting by Tom Christiansen( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perl yu yan ru men by Randal L Schwartz( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Efekutibu paru : Jokyu paru purogurama eto seicho dekiru hyakuniju no kaidan( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masutaringu Perl by Brian D Foy( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einführung in Perl (Buch mit E-Book) by Randal L Schwartz( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mastering Perl, 2nd Edition by Brian D Foy( )

1 edition published in 2014 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Brian d foy American computer programmer

Foy, Brian

フォイ, ブライアン D

Languages
English (158)

German (15)

Japanese (14)

Chinese (10)

French (5)

Polish (5)

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Mastering PerlIntermediate PerlEffective Perl programming : ways to write better, more idiomatic PerlEffective Perl programming ways to write better, more idiomatic Perl. - Description based on print version recordLearning Perl "Covers Perl 5.14"--Cover. - Includes index