Perl 5.26.1

Perl 5 is a highly capable, feature-rich programming language with over 30 years of development. Perl 5 runs on over 100 platforms from portables to mainframes and is suitable for both rapid prototyping and large scale development projects.

Accessing the software

To load the module:

$ module load Perl/5.26.1-GCCcore-6.4.0

Command-line options are available by issuing the following command with the module loaded:

$ perl --help

Additional Packages

List of currently installed packages
Package Version
Algorithm::Dependency 1.110
Algorithm::Diff 1.1903
aliased 0.34
AnyData 0.12
AnyEvent 7.14
App::Cmd 0.331
AppConfig 1.71
Archive::Extract 0.80
Array::Utils 0.5
Authen::SASL 2.16
B::Hooks::EndOfScope 0.24
B::Lint 1.20
boolean 0.46
Bundle::BioPerl 2.1.9
Canary::Stability 2012
Capture::Tiny 0.46
Carp 1.38
Carp::Clan 6.06
Class::Accessor 0.51
Class::Data::Inheritable 0.08
Class::DBI v3.0.17
Class::DBI::SQLite 0.11
Class::Inspector 1.32
Class::ISA 0.36
Class::Load 0.24
Class::Load::XS 0.10
Class::Singleton 1.5
Class::Trigger 0.14
Clone 0.39
Config::General 2.63
Config::INI 0.025
Config::MVP 2.200011
CPANPLUS 0.9172
Crypt::DES 2.07
Crypt::Rijndael 1.13
Cwd::Guard 0.05
Data::Dumper::Concise 2.023
Data::Grove 0.08
Data::OptList 0.110
Data::Section 0.200007
Data::Section::Simple 0.07
Data::Stag 0.14
Data::Types 0.09
Data::UUID 1.221
Date::Handler 1.2
Date::Language 2.30
DateTime 1.45
DateTime::Locale 1.17
DateTime::TimeZone 2.17
DateTime::Tiny 1.06
DBD::AnyData 0.110
DBD::SQLite 1.54
DBI 1.640
DBIx::Admin::TableInfo 3.03
DBIx::ContextualFetch 1.03
DBIx::Simple 1.37
Devel::CheckCompiler 0.07
Devel::CheckLib 1.11
Devel::GlobalDestruction 0.14
Devel::OverloadInfo 0.005
Devel::StackTrace 2.03
Digest::HMAC 1.03
Digest::MD5::File 0.08
Digest::SHA1 2.13
Dist::CheckConflicts 0.11
Dist::Zilla 6.012
Email::Date::Format 1.005
Encode::Locale 1.05
Error 0.17025
Eval::Closure 0.14
Exception::Class 1.44
Expect 1.35
Exporter 5.72
Exporter::Declare 0.114
Exporter::Tiny 1.000000
ExtUtils::Config 0.008
ExtUtils::Helpers 0.026
ExtUtils::InstallPaths 0.011
Fennec::Lite 0.004
File::CheckTree 4.42
File::Copy::Recursive 0.40
File::Find::Rule 0.34
File::Find::Rule::Perl 1.15
File::Grep 0.02
File::HomeDir 1.002
File::Listing 6.04
File::Path 2.15
File::pushd 1.014
File::Remove 1.57
File::ShareDir::Install 0.11
File::Slurp 9999.19
File::Slurp::Tiny 0.004
File::Slurper 0.012
File::Spec 3.62
File::Temp 0.2304
File::Which 1.22
Font::TTF 1.06
FreezeThaw 0.5001
GD::Graph 1.54
Getopt::Long 2.50
Getopt::Long::Descriptive 0.102
Git 0.42
GO 0.04
GO::Utils 0.15
Graph 0.9704
Graph::ReadWrite 2.09
Hash::Merge 0.299
HTML::Entities::Interpolate 1.10
HTML::Form 6.03
HTML::Parser 3.72
HTML::Tagset 3.20
HTML::Tree 5.07
HTTP::Cookies 6.04
HTTP::Daemon 6.01
HTTP::Date 6.02
HTTP::Negotiate 6.01
HTTP::Request 6.14
HTTP::Tiny 0.070
Ima::DBI 0.35
Import::Into 1.002005
IO::HTML 1.001
IO::Socket::SSL 2.054
IO::String 1.08
IO::Stringy 2.111
IO::Tty 1.12
IPC::Run 0.96
IPC::Run3 0.048
JSON 2.97001
Lingua::EN::PluralToSingular 0.19
List::AllUtils 0.14
List::MoreUtils 0.428
Log::Dispatch 2.67
Log::Dispatchouli 2.016
Log::Handler 0.88
Log::Log4perl 1.49
Log::Message 0.08
Log::Message::Simple 0.10
LWP::MediaTypes 6.02
LWP::Simple 6.31
Mail::Util 2.20
Math::Bezier 0.01
Math::CDF 0.1
Math::Round 0.07
Math::VecStat 0.08
Meta::Builder 0.003
MIME::Lite 3.030
MIME::Types 2.17
Mixin::Linewise::Readers 0.108
Mock::Quick 1.111
Module::Build 0.4224
Module::Build::Tiny 0.039
Module::Build::XSUtil 0.18
Module::Implementation 0.09
Module::Install 1.19
Module::Pluggable 5.2
Module::Runtime 0.016
Moo 2.003004
Moose 2.2009
MooseX::LazyRequire 0.11
MooseX::OneArgNew 0.005
MooseX::Role::Parameterized 1.10
MooseX::SetOnce 0.200002
MooseX::Types 0.50
MooseX::Types::Perl 0.101343
Mouse v2.5.1
MRO::Compat 0.13
namespace::autoclean 0.28
namespace::clean 0.27
Net::HTTP 6.17
Net::SMTP::SSL 1.04
Net::SNMP v6.0.1
Number::Compare 0.03
Number::Format 1.75
Object::Accessor 0.48
Package::DeprecationManager 0.17
Package::Stash 0.37
Package::Stash::XS 0.28
Params::Util 1.07
Params::Validate 1.29
Params::ValidationCompiler 0.27
Parse::RecDescent 1.967015
Path::Tiny 0.104
PDF::API2 2.033
PerlIO::utf8_strict 0.007
Pod::LaTeX 0.61
Pod::Plainer 1.04
Pod::POM 2.01
Readonly 2.05
Regexp::Common 2017060201
Role::HasMessage 0.006
Role::Identifiable::HasIdent 0.007
Role::Tiny 2.000006
Scalar::List::Utils 1.50
Scalar::Util 1.49
Set::Array 0.30
Set::IntSpan 1.19
Set::IntSpan::Fast 1.15
Set::Scalar 1.29
Shell 0.73
Software::License 0.103013
Specio 0.42
SQL::Abstract 1.85
SQL::Statement 1.412
Statistics::Basic 1.6611
Statistics::Descriptive 3.0612
strictures 2.000003
String::Flogger 1.101245
String::RewritePrefix 0.007
Sub::Exporter 0.987
Sub::Exporter::ForMethods 0.100052
Sub::Exporter::Progressive 0.001013
Sub::Identify 0.14
Sub::Install 0.928
Sub::Name 0.21
Sub::Quote 2.005001
Sub::Uplevel 0.2800
Sub::Uplevel 0.2800
SVG 2.82
Switch 2.17
Template 2.27
Template::Plugin::Number::Format 1.06
Term::Encoding 0.02
Term::ReadKey 2.37
Term::UI 0.46
Test::ClassAPI 1.07
Test::Deep 1.127
Test::Differences 0.64
Test::Exception 0.43
Test::Exception::LessClever 0.009
Test::Fatal 0.014
Test::Harness 3.39
Test::LeakTrace 0.16
Test::Most 0.35
Test::NoWarnings 1.04
Test::Output 1.031
Test::Pod 1.51
Test::Requires 0.10
Test::Simple 1.302120
Test::Version 2.05
Test::Warn 0.32
Test::Warnings 0.026
Text::Balanced 2.03
Text::CSV 1.95
Text::Diff 1.45
Text::Format 0.60
Text::Glob 0.11
Text::Iconv 1.7
Text::Soundex 3.05
Text::Table 1.133
Text::Template 1.47
Throwable 0.200013
Tie::Function 0.02
Tie::IxHash 1.23
Time::Piece 1.3203
Time::Piece::MySQL 0.06
Tree::DAG_Node 1.30
Try::Tiny 0.30
UNIVERSAL::moniker 0.08
URI 1.73
version 0.9918
Want 0.29
WWW::RobotRules 6.02
XML::Bare 0.53
XML::NamespaceSupport 1.12
XML::SAX 0.99
XML::SAX::Base 1.09
XML::SAX::Writer 0.57
XML::Simple 2.24
XML::Tiny 2.07
XML::Twig 3.52
XML::XPath 1.42
YAML::Tiny 1.70

A comprehensive list of currently installed packages can be seen by issuing the following command with the module loaded:

$ perldoc perllocal

Accessing Previous Versions

Wherever possible, previous versions of this application will be retained for continuity, especially for research projects that require a consistent version of the software throughout the project. Such versions, however, may be unsupported by IT Services or the applications vendor, and may be withdrawn at short or no notice if they can no longer run on the cluster - for example, essential operating system upgrades may be incompatible with old versions.

At present there are no previous versions of this application on the BlueBEAR service.

Known Problems & Limitations

None.

Other Information

The Support Level for this application is An.

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Last modified: 28 June 2018