starting with perl - (Sep/10/2012 )
Here are links to know about perl
Download perl from that link. Straberry Perl for windows http://www.perl.org/get.html
About padre it's like notepad we will be writting our program.
For editors take a look at:
Sublime edit 2
I use emacs and sublime for scripting. Sublime is free but there is also a paid version.
I would like to add link to sublime edit 2 to download http://www.sublimetext.com/
I downloaded and installed it.
will let u know more about it.