Install ActivePerl 5.X on Mint 18.x
Hello Mint User! This Guide Shows You Step-by-step How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest ActiveState ActivePerl 5.16/5.18 Community Edition for Mint Linux 18.x Sarah/Serena… LTS i386/amd64 Desktop.
ActivePerl is the industry-standard, commercial-grade Perl distribution.
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Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Download ActivePerl 5.x Linux Release:Get ActivePerl 5.x Linux
Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
Or from Command Line:
tar xvfz ActivePerl-5*.tar.gz -C /tmp/
Change to ActivePerl Directory
Run Installation Script
sudo su -c ./install.sh
If Needed Set Install Directory Location
Ctrl+x to Save & Exit
- Change to ActivePerl Directory
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