[Israel.pm] Review: Perl for Perl Newbies Part 5 - Good Programming Practices

Shlomi Fish shlomif at shlomifish.org
Wed Jan 25 09:35:56 PST 2012


Hi Thomas,

On Wed, 25 Jan 2012 11:11:47 +0200
Thomas Maier <hayzer at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 8:13 PM, Shlomi Fish <shlomif at shlomifish.org> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > On Fri, 30 Dec 2011 19:34:28 +0200
> > Shlomi Fish <shlomif at shlomifish.org> wrote:
> >
> >> Hi all,
> >>
> >> I've finally finished writing the 5th part of "Perl for Perl Newbies":
> >>
> >> http://www.shlomifish.org/lecture/Perl/Newbies/lecture5/
> >>
> >> I'd like people on this list to review it, and comment. Note that the series of
> >> presentations was also directed at absolute beginners (though I may not have
> >> been successful in it being suitable for them), and its philosophy is explained
> >> here and here:
> >>
> >
> > can anyone go over this and comment? Sorry to nudge.
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> >        Shlomi Fish
> >
> >> * http://www.shlomifish.org/lecture/Perl/Newbies/
> >>
> >> * http://perl-begin.org/tutorials/#perl_for_newbies
> >>
> >> The material covered in the talks has suffered from a lot of "bit rot" during
> >> the many years since I've first written them, with progress in both my
> >> understanding of Perl, and in the state-of-the-art in Perl best practices, and
> >> one can refer to the books Modern Perl by chromatic and recent editions
> >> of Beginning Perl and of the Learning Perl/Intermediate Perl/Mastering Perl
> >> trio for alternatives that are possibly better.
> >>
> >> Regards,
> >>
> >>       Shlomi Fish
> >>
> 
> Great job Shlomi.
> In the testing section maybe you can add explanation about smoke test and
> functional testing. Both terms are widely used.

Thanks, I think I will.

> Maybe you can mention that Perl can automate any tests not only its unit tests.
> 

Yes, I can, and I think I will.

Regards,

	Shlomi Fish

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