Free Perl 5

Posted on 1998-11-08
Last Modified: 2010-03-04
Where can I get perl 5 , is it free if not what can I get for perl that is free and where??
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I'll assume you're on windows....

Briefly, take a look at 

    If you have vc++ or borland c++, just go to, and download the link for the latest release.  unexpand the file with winzip (or
    something else that understands .tar.gz files and long file names). Read the README.win32 file, and follow the directions therein.

    If you don't have a c compiler, download 


    unpack it with winzip, and take a look at the readme file and follow the directions in there under install

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