Perl Ports (Binary Distributions)

  • Perl supports over 100 platforms, many of which ship with a version of Perl by default.
  • Almost all Unix/Linux and Mac platforms have Perl available by default
  • You need to download Perl for Windows
  • Latest stable version of Perl is 5.12.3
  • Running a version pre 5.8.3? - some of the more widely used CPAN modules now require at least this version
  • You can build your own version of Perl from the source

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