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Prime Time Freeware, (

We are pleased to announce the availability of “MacPerl: Power and Ease”: a
tutorial, cookbook, and reference for Perl 5 on the Macintosh (both the
Finder and MPW!). If you have been wishing you could use Perl on your Mac,
wondering about trying Perl, or merely curious what all the fuss is about,
this book should answer your questions. And, best of all, it’s free!

Yes, we’ve put the entire (400-page) book up for HTML access! Just visit:

The rest of the MacPerl Pages ( will tell you
how to get a copy of MacPerl via FTP, join the email list, etc.

Or, if you decide you really need this book (in convenient printed form,
including an HFS-format CD-ROM), we’ll be more than happy to sell you a
copy! Just send us your order or ask for it at your favorite technical/
professional bookstore:

“MacPerl: Power and Ease”
Vicki Brown and Chris Nandor
Prime Time Freeeware, 1998
ISBN 1-881957-32-2, MSRP US $40
softcover, 400 pp., includes CD-ROM

Rich Morin
650-873-7841 (-7843 Fax)