Category Archives: Distributions

Windows Perl distributions

Which Perl distributions are people using? I know the major ones, but are there some that I’ve left out? I’m not looking for every distribution that’s ever existed, but the ones that have at least a little bit of traction. I’m also curious how people chose which distribution to use. Was it convenience, a particular […]

Strawberry Perl

Strawberry Perl is an enhanced distribution of Perl. It includes everything that comes with the Standard Distribution and the extras it needs to install CPAN modules—including those that need to be compiled. Strawberry includes GCC, dmake, and other tools to make this possible. It also includes extra sets of modules. The Strawberry project grew out […]