First exercise - checking your environment.

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Try your environment:

  • Make sure you have access to the right version of Perl (5.8.x) or newer
  • Check you can read the documentation. (perldoc)
  • Check if you have a good editor with syntax highlighting
  • Write a simple script that prints Hello world
  • Add comments to your code
  • Add user documentation to your code