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Let me welcome Mohammad Anwar, the new editor of the Perl Weekly! ~ Gabor

Among various announcements, the annoucement of is shutting down on 25th June 2018, is the most emotional for many Perl Hackers. After this date, all traffic would directed to I would like to take this opportunity to thank the entire team behind for their hardword and support all these years.

Mohammad Sajid Anwar

Announcements moving to

The infrastructure weblog announced "The end of an era: Saying goodbye to

Swiss Perl Workshop - Announcing Ovid + Call For Papers

Swiss Perl Workshop encourages you to submit talks.


Baby gets going

by John Scoles (BYTEROCK)

DBI interacting with Moose.


Perl Monks Discussion

Interesting and thougth provoking subjects discussed here.


Selenium and Perl

by John Davies

Dave Cross helped John Davies published the book under the Perl School brand.

A practical guide to testing in Modern Perl

It is work in progress book, written by Viacheslav Tykhanovskyi and Gregor Goldbach. They have sample chapter to review.


Do you want to write an article for

by David Farrell (DFARRELL) always encourages new authors to write about Perl. Follow this

Perl and Hardware



Maintaining the Perl 5 Core

by Matthias Bloch

Perl 5

Perl on Stackshare

The camel is not doing bad.

Perl Tutorial

A section for newbies and for people who need some refreshing of their Perl knowledge. If you have questions or suggestions about the articles, let me know and I'll try to make the necessary changes. The included articles are from the Perl Maven Tutorial and are part of the Perl Maven eBook.

Perl 6

2018.20 Committed Through Time

by Elizabeth Mattijsen (ELIZABETH)

Your weekly awesome of Perl 6.

Weekly collections


The Perl Conference in North America

June 17-22, 2018, Salt Lake City.

NLPW - Dutch Perl Workshop 2018

July 7, 2018, Arnhem, The Netherlands

The Perl Conference in Europe

August 15-17, 2018, Glasgow. The Call for Papers is open.

Nordic Perl Workshop and MojoConf 2018

September 6-7, 2018, Oslo.

Swiss Perl Workshop

September 7-8, 2018 Bern.

London Perl Workshop 2018

Saturday 3rd November 2018 London

Perl Jobs by Perl Careers

Perl mentor needed for large and growing team - train the next generation of Perl developers in London

Do you have some great Perl war stories? Can you help guide and grow the experience of junior Perl developers? Never get tired of explaining what use utf8; doesn’t do? Client is a very successful company in zone 2 with a large, dynamic team of Perl developers. Particularly committed to Perl, they hire across the seniority range – they’re especially good at training up inexperienced but capable junior developers, with frequent internal training run by the very capable and experienced senior developers

Perl Mongers of Wimbledon Common Are We - Perl Developer wanted in Wimbledon

Back in the day, the Wombles of Wimbledon collected rubbish. Nowadays, since the advent of motorised road sweepers, they’d be in need of a new profession. Perl Developer, perhaps? Our client is based in the heart of Wimbledon, under a mile away from the Common where the Wombles famously made their home.

Sprechen Sie Deutsch und Perl fließend? Möchten Sie in London leben?

Do you speak German, Perl, and passable English? My London-based client is interested in native (or near-native) German speakers who are interested in relocating to London (to join an English-speaking team). While the majority of projects are undertaken in English, the client has projects where some German would be helpful.

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