Added: 17th of December 2015
Updated On: 3rd of October 2020
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The simple script below prints the message My First Perl Script in the terminal using perl.
Perl may be an old language but once you start learning it, there is so much more you can do with it over PHP.
Is Perl still worth learning in 2015?
If Perl provides you with the functions you need, then it is definitely worth learning.
To start using perl in Ubuntu you first need to install perl.
Run the following command in your terminal. You will be required to enter your password.
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