By Scott McMahan
Use Perl with COM ideas in management and DevelopmentDiscover why Perl is definitely the right language for home windows scripting and platforms management. writer Scott McMahan explains the Microsoft thought of automation, and indicates you the way you should use Perl with COM ideas to achieve it. shop effort and time in management and improvement. Getting the main out of Window's multitasking and networking calls for a distinct frame of mind. This e-book is a hands-on, project-oriented, advisor that demonstrates how you can in attaining automation in MSWindows by means of controlling many Win32 process techniques with no speedy consumer interplay. enforce recommendations speedy. each one bankruptcy provides a case research within which the writer has used the ability of Perl to automate a few a part of home windows. Code for the courses, and a Perl interpreter, look at the CD-ROM. Discussions diversity from natural Perl courses like a UNIX 'cron' clone to courses that use Automation to regulate different software program together with Microsoft place of work functions. also you'll discover ways to: - ship mail the SMTP means - Automate nightly backups - Smoke attempt your program in Developer Studio - Use Perl to automate rebuilds - Create C++ add-ins for Perl - Use Perl as a CGI scripting language So relax! Perl, in home windows, is the final word automation shopper simply because coding is as painless as visible uncomplicated, and Perl's power as a scripting language for working jobs instantly is unprecedented. writer Biography: Scott McMahan manages a community of home windows and UNIX machines at Softbase structures Inc, and has been utilizing Perl considering the fact that 1992. he's a ebook reviewer and writer for the web web site Cyber reports, and an occasional contributor to home windows Developer's magazine.