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Old 04-11-2002
Question Anyone know any good perl compilers for windows ?

Does anyone know of a Good perl compiler for windows ? i have searched and a few other search engines but they havent turned up anything good. Any and all help would be appreciated
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Old 04-12-2002
Perl is not compiled the same way as something like C code is. It is interpreted (like any other script). This is a very short explanation (in a way, perl is compiled, but not into a binary file like C) though.

Just get a perl interpreter from one of those on the CPAN site:

For future reference, this is still a a forum for Unix questions. This area of the forum is for Unix to Windows interoperability, as I understand it.

Hope it helps, nonetheless.
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Old 04-12-2002
I use the ActivateState perl "compiler" at work. It really doesn't compile the perl, though. It really wraps the perl code in a .EXE so you don't have to have all the ActiveState perl libraries installed on a machine (very handy!).
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Old 05-08-2002
I think that ReBol found at can run Perl...
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