[Catalyst] Has anyone read the book "Catalyst 5.8 : The Perl MVC Framework" yet?

Leandro Hermida softdev at leandrohermida.com
Mon Oct 4 11:41:26 GMT 2010

Hi again,

Kiffin I forgot there was a thread in August where people gave some
feedback/opinions on the currently available Catalyst books.  Have a
look at this thread


On Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 11:32 AM, Leandro Hermida
<softdev at leandrohermida.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I would also be very interested in peoples' opinions, also comparing
> to "The Definitive Guide to Catalyst: ..." Apress book which I own and
> have been reading in order to learn Catalyst and was wondering if this
> newer book mentioned in this thread provides any new and interesting
> techniques and information...
> best,
> leandro
> On Fri, Oct 1, 2010 at 11:32 PM, Philip Medes <pmedes_2000 at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> I actually read the first 2 chapters and tried the examples.   I haven't had
>> time to finish the book.
>> I haven't read any other books on Catalyst, but I do like the Sitepoint
>> books better ("Build Your Own Ruby On Rails Web Applications").
>> ________________________________
>> From: Kiffin Gish <kiffin.gish at planet.nl>
>> To: catalyst at lists.scsys.co.uk
>> Sent: Fri, October 1, 2010 3:15:47 PM
>> Subject: [Catalyst] Has anyone read the book "Catalyst 5.8 : The Perl MVC
>> Framework" yet?
>> I recently received a copy of the book "Catalyst 5.8 : The Perl MVC
>> Framework" for review, have read it and tried out the examples.
>> Before I make my judgments public, I'd first be curious to hear from
>> others in the Catalyst Community about what their views are on the
>> book.
>> Those that have "actually read" the book, that is. I've already seen a
>> couple blog entries and they tend to be fairly negative (we sure prefer
>> to rant).
>> --
>> Kiffin Gish <Kiffin.Gish at planet.nl>
>> Gouda, The Netherlands

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