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The Definitive Guide to Catalyst

Writing Extensible, Scalable and Maintainable Perl-Based Web Applications

Authors: Diment, Kieren, Trout, Matt

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  • Catalyst is the Perl equivalent of Rails for Ruby
  • Written by Catalyst's chief documenter together with one of its lead developers
  • Covers Catalyst 5.8, the new version released in 2009
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Learn to build web applications with Catalyst, the popular open source web framework based on the Perl programming language. The Definitive Guide to Catalyst: Writing Extendable, Scalable, and Maintainable Perl–Based Web Applications is a definitive guide to Catalyst version 5.8. This book contains

  • Training materials for new and experience programmers.
  • Worked examples and cookbook–style recipes of common web application programming tasks
  • Fundamentals of web application design and best–practice application style

About the authors

Kieren Diment is a social researcher in the School of Management and Marketing, University of Wollongong, Australia, where he uses Catalyst for the collection analysis and presentation of research data. He has taken the lead in a significant portion of the Catalyst documentation including the Catalyst Advent Calendar in 2006 and 2007. His focus has been on ensuring a culture of documentation by example in the project, and ensuring that instructional documentation points to working example code wherever possible.

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eBook $39.99
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Softcover $54.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4302-2365-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Definitive Guide to Catalyst
Book Subtitle
Writing Extensible, Scalable and Maintainable Perl-Based Web Applications
Authors
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Kieren Diment and Matt Trout
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-2366-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-2366-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-2365-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVIII, 362
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