ActivePerl from ActiveState is the complete, quality-assured and ready-to-install Perl distribution for Windows. ActivePerl is 100% compatible with the reference distribution of Perl. Code tested with ActivePerl will run on any Perl installation that has the appropriate extensions installed.

Perl (Practical Extraction and Report Language) is a powerful programming language which has been improving steadily since its debut in 1987. It has proved a valuable programming language for cross- platform development of portable tools. PERL is especially useful for system administration and web programming.

Features of ActivePerl:

- Сreation cgi-scripts.
- Testing scripts written in perl.
- Includes Perl for Win32, Perl for ISAPI - plug-ins, PerlScript, Perl Package Manager.
- Perl core.
- Perl Package Manager.
- Complete online documentation.

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Author: ActiveState Corporation
Price: Free
Windows: XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10

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