Cameron Laird's personal notes on interactive Perl

One question frequently asked about Perl which the standard FAQs barely address is the availability of an interactive Perl shell. Many experienced Perl programmers apparently find this esoteric. In fact, though, there are several easy ways to achieve an interactive Perl shell, including: A true interactive shell has been proposed for Perl 6.
Cameron Laird's personal notes on interactive Perl/claird@phaseit.net