Ohloh Project Analysis
|Lines Of Code:||7,166,360|
|Published On:||Jun 04, 2014 (05:03 AM)|
Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more. Its major features include support for multiple programming paradigms (procedural, object-oriented, and functional styles), automatic memory management, built-in support for text processing, and a large collection of third-party modules.