- Programming perl from O'Reilly Press. This is the
reference I use. It's invaluable.
- Learning Perl -
This provides more examples and description than the Programming perl
I'd recommend getting both to have a more thorough reference.
Websites For Everyone
- CPAN - the
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network, which has tons of perl modules to help
you do exciting things.
- Perl.org -
documentation, tutorials, books, code, etc. A great resource.
Software For Windows
Software For Mac
- TextWrangler - a free text editing program you can use
to write perl scripts. It color codes your code and everything.
- Fugu - secure ftp for mac