im new on perl and i want to start my first project with this programming language.
i want to pick one of this topics to start and exprienceing the coding .
DNS functions or Small Chat server .
before i read books and watch some tut movies and learn general syntax and how to code in perl .
i will very thanks to you if give me good advice to start programming in perl .
I would start by doing some log parsing. That will give you an idea about how to use regexs (regular expressions) in a simple, but useful program. From that you can try dumping the info retrieved in a db or sending an alert.