GLUGOT Meeting - October 2005

Date : 08-10-2005
Time : 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Venue : Z0 Hall, CSE, TCE
Name of the Speaker : S.Senthil Kumaran, III year CSE, TCE.
Title of the talk : Introduction to programming in Perl
Minutes of the Meeting :
The talk was on Introduction to programming in Perl. The session started with basics like what Perl is, scalar variables in Perl, strings, operators, control statements and continued with topics like lists and arrays, extracting sub-arrays, array manipulation functions and ended with the basic file operations like opening a file, reading from a file, writing to a file, determining the status of the file, accessing multiple files and subroutines in Perl. The talk lasted for about an hour.