Monthly Archives: February 2011

Perl 6 documentation and screencast

Perl 6 is new language from Perl community. As always good documentation plays a key role in understanding new language at faster pace. Perl 6 has plenty of resources on official documentation page available on Perl foundation. I also found some interesting screen casts by Gabor Szabo which were indeed helpful to understand Perl 6 data structures. Happy… Read More »

Data Serialization in Perl

Before I dig more into details let’s try to understand some basic facts about Serialization : What exactly Serialization is? Serialization is the process of converting a data structure or object into a format that can be stored (for example, in a file or memory buffer, or transmitted across a network connection link) and “resurrected” later in the same or… Read More »