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Practical Parsing with Parse::RecDescent

This tutorial will show you how to use a range of standard Perl features and several CPAN modules (in particular, Parse::RecDescent) to decipher and process a variety of complex data and command formats. It's a practical introduction to the techniques of grammar- based recursive-descent parsing.

You will learn:

Course format

1-day seminar

Who should attend

Perl programmers who are familiar with simple regular expressions and the use of modules. The techniques presented are not restricted to the specific applications listed, and will be useful to anyone who needs to process structured input of any kind.