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Re: Poor State of the Man Pages

Shlomi Fish
November 27, 2003 12:41
Re: Poor State of the Man Pages
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On Thu, 27 Nov 2003, Alan Burlison wrote:

> Shlomi Fish wrote:
> > Actually, let's assume for the moment that my friend can learn the
> > _basics_ of Perl from "Perl for Perl Newbies" or from "Beginning Perl"
> > which are both available online. In any case, he also needs a good
> > reference to consult with to cover the _whole_ of Perl.
> >
> > "Programming Perl" is such a good reference. However, it is not available
> > online for him to make use of. I can lend him my copy, but so far he
> > wanted to have a copy all of his own. And he found the man pages very hard
> > to understand.

Is it a gratis service? No. Is:

a gratis service? Yes!


And Perl is mentioned there speicifically.


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