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Strawberry Perl

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 1/29/2017.

Perl is a programming language suitable for writing simple scripts as well as complex applications - see

Strawberry Perl is a perl environment for MS Windows containing all you need to run and develop perl applications. It is designed to be as close as possible to perl environment on UNIX systems.

It includes perl binaries, compiler (gcc) + related tools, all the external libraries (crypto, math, graphics, xml ...), all the bundled database clients and all you expect from Strawberry Perl.

To install Strawberry Perl, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install strawberryperl

To upgrade Strawberry Perl, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade strawberryperl


  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    # *** Automatically filled ***
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = 'strawberryperl'
      fileType       = 'msi'
      url            = ''
      url64bit       = ''
      silentArgs     = '/qn /norestart'
      checksum       = '9ecd562f5fe5abda0002918b4957546410632ec22142a04c247fe67d04a84f6a'
      checksumType   = 'sha256'
      checksum64     = '1af88019b3d108c465521de44c90699c11696c1ccdd18a50bf7e884f51dd5f24'
      checksumType64 = 'sha256'
      validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)
    # *** Automatically filled ***
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Software Author(s)

  • KMX
  • Curtis Jewell and Adam Kennedy


Copyright © KMX


Release Notes


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Strawberry Perl 23 Sunday, January 15, 2017 approved
Strawberry Perl 358 Wednesday, February 1, 2017 approved
Strawberry Perl 409 Wednesday, February 1, 2017 approved
StrawberryPerl 49470 Monday, December 22, 2014 approved
StrawberryPerl 587 Thursday, October 30, 2014 approved
Strawberry Perl 392 Wednesday, February 1, 2017 approved
Strawberry Perl 373 Wednesday, February 1, 2017 approved
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