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How do I install Perl?

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I am creating my Intranet, my OS is Windows NT4 Workstation. I downloaded Apache but I don't have Perl so my CGI can't be executed.
I downloaded something called Perl5.005_02 and have no idea what to do with, how do I install it and where?

Then, how am I supposed to authorize the cgi (chmod xxx) as they are on my computer? Do I have to authorize CGI in order for it to run on my computer?

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by:CYO
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What operating system do you use. Unix already have perl installed
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by:malec
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Install windows version (www.perl.com) and modify Apache config files in httpd/conf directory
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tfabian earned 10 total points
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You need to find a Perl for NT installation...

see url


 http://www.oasis.leo.org/perl/ports/nt/perl4/ntperl.zip.dsc.html


for an implementation of perl 4.xxxx for NT..


I haven't had much luck with it though...


another good reference point is url   http://www.4images.com/ntperl/index.htm

they've got different version of Perl for NT (which I haven't tried) online there...


 good luck



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