Nordic Perl Workshop 2009

April 16-17 2009 Oslo, Norway

The Perl 6 Express

By Jonathan Worthington (‎jnthn‎) from Bratislava.pm
Date: Thursday, 16 April 2009 12:15
Duration: 130 minutes
Target audience: Any
Language: English
Tags: 6 perl


This talk digs straight into the practicalities of writing Perl 6: getting yourself a build to play with and then starting to write code. Topics covered will include:

* How to obtain and build the latest Rakudo Perl 6
* Variables
* Basic control flow (conditionals and loops)
* Chained comparisons
* Meta-operators (hypers, reductions, crosses)
* Basic use of junctions
* Subroutines, and the new signature syntax
* Writing classes using attributes, methods and inheritance
* Basic I/O
* Regexes and grammars
* Roles

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