This forum is about Perl, which is a general-purpose, high-level, dynamic programming language that was created for manipulation of text. Perl also works with XML, HTML as well as other markup languages. In this forum, you will learn from experienced Perl developers how best to use the language. You will also learn how to embed Perl into web servers and increase the processing speed by several orders of magnitude. To ask a question, just click on the “Ask a new question” link and to answer a question, click on the “Answer a question” link above.