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14.2 > Perl > rakudo (2021.03)

Rakudo is an implementation of the Raku programming language.

Information on Raku can be found at

Optional dependencies:

Install the raku-Readline package or rlwrap to enable command line
editing in the Rakudo interpreter.

Install the zef package manager to manage your Raku modules.

By default, Rakudo is built with support for MoarVM. The JVM backend is
experimental and requires a recent JDK.

BACKENDS=moar,jvm ./rakudo.SlackBuild

Run the tests with:

MAKETEST=yes ./rakudo.SlackBuild

This requires: nqp

Maintained by: Michel Begue
Keywords: parrot,nqp,perl6,rakudo
ChangeLog: rakudo


Source Downloads:
rakudo-2021.03.tar.gz (8c7841bcb8e1fc35709458cc99433d9b)

Download SlackBuild:
rakudo.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 14.2

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

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