This week's book giveaway is in the Other Open Source APIs forum. We're giving away four copies of Storm Applied and have Sean Allen, Peter Pathirana & Matthew Jankowski on-line! See this thread for details.
Perl has pretty complete documentation. If you ever need information on functions, syntax, etc. you'll usually get the quickest and most complete answer by reading it directly. The most helpful doc in this case is perldata. [ March 11, 2003: Message edited by: David Weitzman ]