On Fri, Mar 7, 2008 at 1:35 PM, Gary Yang <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi,
>   Below is my Perl script. The script named, test1.pl
>   test1.pl
>   #!/usr/local/ActivePerl-5.10/bin/perl -w
>   print "$^O\n";
>   I have to type, "perl test1.pl" in order to run it. I got command not found 
> if I simply typed test1.pl. Can someone tell me why and how to fix it?
>   test1.pl
>   -bash: test1.pl: command not found

First, you  must make sure it has  been marked as executable:

chmod a+x test1.pl

then you must either make sure it is in a directory in your PATH or
run it with either a relative or absolute name:


Chas. Owens
The most important skill a programmer can have is the ability to read.

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