# Perlbrew

Perlbrew is a tool to manage multiple perl installations in your $HOME directory.

# Setup perlbrew for the first time

# Create setup script ~/.perlbrew.sh:

# Reset any environment variables that could confuse `perlbrew`:
export PERL_MB_OPT=
export PERL_MM_OPT=

# decide where you want to install perlbrew:
export PERLBREW_ROOT=~/perlbrew
[[ -f "$PERLBREW_ROOT/etc/bashrc" ]] && source "$PERLBREW_ROOT/etc/bashrc"

# Create installation script install_perlbrew.sh:

source ~/.perlbrew.sh
curl -L https://install.perlbrew.pl | bash
source "$PERLBREW_ROOT/etc/bashrc"

# Decide which version you would like to install: 
perlbrew install "$version"
perlbrew install-cpanm
perlbrew switch  "$version"

# Run installation script:


# Add to the end of your ~/.bashrc

[[ -f ~/.perlbrew.sh ]] && source ~/.perlbrew.sh

# Source ~/.bashrc:

source ~/.bashrc

# Remarks

See also