Perl under MacOS X

Leo Lapworth leo at
Thu Jun 2 09:18:51 BST 2011

On 2 June 2011 09:06, Kieren Diment <diment at> wrote:
> Short answer (this was for solaris where the situation is even worse than OS X but the same applies):
> 1.  Obtain perl, e.g. current stable (as of the 12th of Jan 2011) (yes there's a newer one around now):
>  $ curl -O

<snip many steps>

> Perlbrew makes this easier apparently.

# Not tested on Solaris... but this should work for Solaris and Linux/Unixes

curl -L | bash

Again - feedback / patches welcome at



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