Installing ActivePerl 5.8.8.820

Q

How to install ActivePerl 5.8.8.820?

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A

If you have downloaded ActivePerl 5.8.8.820 file correctly, you can continue to install it on your Windows system:

1. Double click the downloaded file: C:\temp\ActivePerl-5.8.8.820-MSWin32-x86-274739.msi. The installtion wizard shows up.

2. Change the target directory to C:\Program Files\Perl and follow the instruction to finish the installation process.

3. Open a command window and enter the command "perl -version", you should get:

C:\>perl -version

This is perl, v5.8.8 built for MSWin32-x86-multi-thread
(with 50 registered patches, see perl -V for more detail)

Copyright 1987-2006, Larry Wall
...

See other ActivePerl tutorials for more information.

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