Just click to
*download the latest source
for Perl version 5.003
from a fast link. This version is a
stable, production release (not beta) that
compiles out of the
box for virtually all flavors of UNIX (its native environment), plus VMS and OS/2 as well.
Check out its *installation notes
for details (or see the INSTALL file in the src directory.)
*Release notes were available for
5.002, but not yet for 5.003.
WARNING: You will have to recompile all
unbundled extensions to install this (like curses, tk, etc.)