Perl is a programming/Scripting language that combines the modern robustness of Java with the expedient pragmatism of scripting languages. It offers both the low-level system access of C and the high-level elegance of Lisp. One of its mottoes is, “There’s More Than One Way To Do It.”
Automation is the process of making a process or functionality, implemented and run by the software code written for the specific purposes. Perl is one of the language used for automation because of its many ways to do same thing.
This course provides a brief introduction to perl and how to use it in test automation. Brief class practicals and assignments will give students hands-on experience writing, debugging, and revising Perl programs.