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Foy, Brian D.

Overview
Works: 38 works in 227 publications in 6 languages and 3,874 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Examinations, questions, etc 
Roles: Author, Director
Classifications: QA76.73.P22, 005.133
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Most widely held works about Brian D Foy
 
Most widely held works by Brian D Foy
Learning Perl by Randal L Schwartz( Book )
84 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,682 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 )
31 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 595 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 )
35 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 555 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 385 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
Effective Perl programming : ways to write better, more idiomatic Perl by Joseph N Hall( Book )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 214 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
The perl review ( )
in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Student workbook for learning Perl by Brian D Foy( )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The effect of fulvic acid on the sorption of lead by clay materials by Brian D Foy( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learning Perl Student Workbook by Brian D Foy( )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an ebook-only workbook to accompany the 6th Edition of Learning Perl ("the Llama"). If you're just getting started with Perl, this is the book you want-whether you're a programmer, system administrator, or web hacker. This 6th edition of Learning Perl covers recent changes to the language up to version 5.14. Exercises are presented in the first half of the workbook, with the answers in the second. Topics include: Scalar DataLists and ArraysSubroutinesInput and OutputHashesIn the World of Regular ExpressionsMatching with Regular ExpressionsProcessing Text with Regular Expressions10
Perl xue xi shou ce by Randal L Schwartz( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learning Perl by Randal L Schwartz( )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learning Perl "Covers Perl 5.8" -- Cover. - Includes index by Randal L Schwartz( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 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
Learning Perl "Covers Perl 5.14"--Cover. - Includes index by Randal L Schwartz( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hajimete no pāru : UNIX programming by Randal L Schwartz( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hajimete no Perl ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 6 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
The effect of fulvic acid on the sorption of lead by clay materials by Brian D Foy( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jing tong Perl = Mastering perl by Brian D Foy( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Chinese and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Foy, Brian
フォイ, ブライアン D
Languages
English (168)
German (15)
Japanese (12)
French (4)
Chinese (4)
Polish (4)
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