perlmacos - Perl under Mac OS (Classic)
For Mac OS X see README.macosx
Perl under Mac OS Classic has not been supported since before Perl 5.10 (April
When we say "Mac OS" below, we mean Mac OS 7, 8, and 9, and not
Mac OS X.
The port of Perl to to Mac OS was officially removed as of Perl 5.12, though the
last official production release of MacPerl corresponded to Perl 5.6. While
Perl 5.10 included the port to Mac OS, ExtUtils::MakeMaker, a core part of
Perl's module installation infrastructure officially dropped support for Mac
OS in April 2004.
Perl was ported to Mac OS by Matthias Neeracher <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Chris
Nandor <email@example.com> continued development and maintenance for the
duration of the port's life.