Download Prebuilt Binaries

  1. Download from
  2. Unpack the downloaded file:
  3. Run to install to a desired location:

  4. Source or perlvars.csh in the perl installation directory to use perl on the mic.

Build from Source

  1. Download perl source and perl-cross:
  2. Unpack archives
  3. Configure perl:
  4. /!\ Edit Makefile and remove --follow-symlinks from line 59
  5. Type make to compile. The first compilation will fail with missing pthread symbols, so link the perl binary manually:

  6. Type make again to resume compilation

  7. Type make install to install to $HOME/perl-mic

  8. Remember to set your PATH and PERL5LIB environment variables.