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A Perl module is software in the Perl programming language. Often, you may use Perl modules in scripts. To properly integrate a Perl module into a script, retrieve the module from a central repository and install it on your server.
This interface installs Perl modules to the system's Perl installation. For more information, read our Guide to Perl in cPanel & WHM documentation.
As of cPanel & WHM version 11.36, this feature is deprecated. If you disable this feature, you cannot reenable it.
This feature allows users to integrate Perl modules into scripts without the need to specify a separate path to the installed modules.
The Perl Module Installer feature allows you to search for, download, and install a Perl module from the CPAN repository.
If you know the exact name of the module that you wish to install, enter its name in the Install a Perl Module text box and click Install Now.
To search for and install a Perl module, perform the following steps:
Click Show Available Modules to list CPAN-provided Perl modules.
The Installed Perl Module(s) table lists all of the modules that exist on your server.
For each installed module, the table displays the following information:
|Module Name||The module's name.|
You can perform the following actions for each module: