Tue 12 Oct 2021

How to get the most out of Perl documentation

Whether learning a programming language, working through a problem, or trying to understand a new library, it may be tempting to flail around crafting just the right search engine query or cry for help on a forum like Stack Overflow. But look at any guide to asking good questions and you’ll find this commandment at the top: do your research. And one of the primary sources of that research is the official documentation for the language or library in question.

Source: Read The Fantastic Manual: How to get the most out of Perl documentation, an article by Mark Gardner.