- In computer programming, Perl is a high level dynamic interpreted programming language.
- Perl was developed by Larry Wall in 1987.
- Perl is a Unix Scripting Language which is used to make report processing easier.
- Perl is acronym of “Practical Extraction and Report Language”.
- Perl borrows some features from C, AWK, LISP and SED.
Slogans of PERL
- “There’s more than one way to do it”
- “Easy things should be easy and hard things should be possible”
Symbol of PERL
Applications of PERL
PERL is widely used in following areas
- System Administration
- Web Development
- Network Programming
- GUI Development
Finally i will say hacker's favourite language is Perl.