Perl is a preferred scripting language that's which is used to make different web-oriented applications, including CGI scripts. One of the attributes that distinguish it from other languages is the usage of modules - parts of Perl code that perform predefined tasks and they are widely accepted. Basically, as an alternative to generating tailor-made program code to make something or pasting tens and hundreds of lines of code in your script, you will be able to "call" some module that already exists for this specific job and use only a couple of lines of program code. Because of this, your script will be executed a lot faster since it'll be much smaller. Using modules will additionally make the script simpler to edit due to the fact that you will have to browse through much less code. If you intend to use Perl on your site, you should ensure that the mandatory modules are available on the server.

Over 3400 Perl Modules in Website Hosting

When you buy one of the website hosting that we provide, you'll have access to a large library of over 3400 Perl modules which are already installed on our cloud server platform. As soon as you sign in to the Hepsia Control Panel, you'll be able to go to the Server Information area where you could see the whole list. Some of them are more common than others, however we offer such a large selection as we are aware that when you employ an application from a third-party site, it may have certain prerequisites as to which modules need to be available on the server or it may not function efficiently. XML::Parser, URI, LWP and DBD::mysql are some of the modules that you will be able to access and use on your sites.

Over 3400 Perl Modules in Semi-dedicated Servers

All of our semi-dedicated servers come with a big collection of Perl modules which you may use with your scripts. That way, even when you want to use an app that you've found online from a different website, you can be sure that it shall be effective since no matter what modules it could need, we will have them. Our selection provides over 3400 modules such as DBD::mysql, URI, LWP, XML::Parser and more - many of them are frequently used while others not so much. We keep such a significant number to be on the safe side and to make certain that any script will work on our machines even if some module which it needs is used rarely. The whole list of modules that you can use can be found within the Hepsia website hosting CP provided with the semi-dedicated accounts.