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HowTo install Perl 5.16

wget http://search.cpan.org/CPAN/authors/id/R/RJ/RJBS/perl-5.16.0.tar.gz
tar -xzf perl-5.16.0.tar.gz
cd perl-5.16.0

./Configure -des -Dprefix=/usr/bin
make
make test
sudo make install

export PATH=$HOME/usr/local/bin/:$PATH

 $ perl -v 
 $ perl 5.16

 Old perl version is still locate here: /usr/bin/perl

 New Perl version will be there: /usr/local/bin/perl