How To Install "perl" Package on Ubuntu

Quick Install Instructions of perl on Ubuntu Server. It’s Super Easy! simply click on Copy button to copy the command and paste into your command line terminal using built-in APT package manager.

See below for quick step by step instructions of SSH commands, Copy/Paste to avoid miss-spelling or accidently installing a different package.


Quick Install Steps:
Step 1
sudo apt-get update -y
Step 2
sudo apt-get install -y perl
Step 3
Check the system logs to confirm that there are no related errors. You can use ZoomAdmin to check the logs, server management, website hosting and more.
See ZA Features Page for demo videos and 30 Days Free trial info.
Execute the commands above step by step. You can simply hit the copy button to copy the command and paste into the command line interface.
Note: -y flag means to assume yes and silently install, without asking you questions in most cases.


Perl is a highly capable, feature-rich programming language with over 20 years of development. Perl 5 runs on over 100 platforms from portables to mainframes. Perl is suitable for both rapid prototyping and large scale development projects.
Perl is a highly capable, feature-rich programming language with over 20 years of development. Perl 5 runs on over 100 platforms from portables to mainframes. Perl is suitable for both rapid prototyping and large scale development projects.

Detailed Instructions:
Step 1
Run update command to update package repositories and get latest package information.
sudo apt-get update -y
Step 2
Run the install command with -y flag to quickly install the packages and dependencies.
sudo apt-get install -y perl
Step 3
Check the system logs to confirm that there are no related errors. You can use ZoomAdmin to check the logs, server management, website hosting and more.
See ZA Features Page for demo videos and 30 Days Free trial info.