Will reports on the completion of Chapter 2 of Learning RPerl:
"Initial work on chapter 2 of Learning RPerl is finally finished! Hopefully chapters 3 and 4 will not take quite so long to complete. :)
All of the following sections have now been published:

Section 2.4: Scalar Variables
 Section 2.4.1: Choosing Good Variable Names
 Section 2.4.2: Boolean Data Type
 Section 2.4.3: Unsigned Integer Data Type
 Section 2.4.4: Integer Data Type
 Section 2.4.5: GMP Integer Data Type
 Section 2.4.6: Number Data Type
 Section 2.4.7: Character Data Type
 Section 2.4.8: String Data Type
 Section 2.4.9: Type Conversion
 Section 2.4.10 Scope, Type, Name, Value
 Section 2.4.11: Binary Assignment Operators
 Section 2.4.12: Increment & Decrement Operators
 Section 2.4.13: Chomp & Chop Operators
 Section 2.4.14: GMP Integer Operators
 Section 2.5: Constant Data
 Section 2.6: Output With print
 Section 2.7: The if Control Structure
 Section 2.8: Getting User Input & STDIN
 Section 2.9: The while Control Structure
 Section 2.10: Exercises
 1. Constant Pi & Calculated Circumference Of A Circle [ 30 mins ]
 2. Variable Radius & Calculated Circumference Of A Circle [ 20 mins ]
 3. Conditional Error Checking & Calculated Circumference Of A Circle [ 20 mins ]
 4. Product Of Two Numbers [ 20 mins ]
 5. String Repetition [ 15 mins ]
 6. Looping Integer Sum [ 35 mins ]
 7. NonLooping Integer Sum [ 45 mins ]"
MAJ
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