Regular Expression Recipes provides you with all the open-source regular expressions you'll ever need, and explains how to use each one. Thus, you'll learn by example, instead of muddling through countless pages of explanatory syntax. Languages covered include Perl, PHP, grep, vim, Python, and shell.
Raven is a Ruby-based build system that leverages Ruby tools (namely Rake and Gems) to help you effectively and easily manage your Java projects, providing a way to handle dependencies and specific tasks for Java.
If you want to add dynamic functionality to your web sites (such as feedback forms, items for sale, and message posting,) but find reams of code intimidating, then Ruby on Rails, plus this book, could be just what you need.
Authors Tim Hall and J-P Stacey use everyday language to decode programming jargon and teach Python 3 to the absolute beginner, by appealing to your natural intellect and ability to solve practical problems.
Author James Turnbull will guide you through Puppet's key features, showing you how to install and configure the software, create automated Puppet tasks, known as recipes, and even create reporting solutions and extend Puppet further for your own needs.
This book will show you exactly how to create fantastic web applications that scale well, utilize databases optimally, and connect to a back-end network using a multi-tiered approach. This book also teaches PHP by coding FTP and e-mail clients, advanced data structures, session management, and secure programming.