Highly capable, feature-rich programming language Also known as: perl@5.26

Current versions

perl requires the following formula to be installed:
xz 5.2.3 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio

Reverse dependencies

The following formulae require perl to be installed:
pass-mode 1.7 Major mode for password-store
lrsim 1.0 10x Genomics Reads Simulator
repeatmasker 4.0.7_1 Program that screens DNA sequences for interspersed repeats
libbi 1.3.0_7 Bayesian state-space modelling on parallel computer hardware
libproxy 0.4.15 Library that provides automatic proxy configuration management
weechat 2.0.1 Extensible IRC client
subversion 1.9.7_3 Version control system designed to be a better CVS
imagemagick@6 6.9.9-38 Tools and libraries to manipulate images in many formats
vim 8.0.1600 Vi 'workalike' with many additional features

Recent formula history

Bart Skowron perl: fix caveat description for a custom local::lib path (#22765)
JCount perl: prevent site_perl directories from being removed
ilovezfs Use “squiggly” heredocs.
Dominyk Tiller perl 5.26.1
Alhadis perl 5.26.0

Formula code at GitHub