Perl is a general-purpose interpreted programming language, originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and bioinformatics.
Perl on Rivanna
Newer versions of Perl can be loaded through modules. A module for BioPerl is also available which automatically loads a recent Perl.
module load perl
module load bioperl
Sample SLURM script
#!/bin/bash #SBATCH -N 1 #SBATCH -n 1 #SBATCH -t 01:00:00 #SBATCH -o output_filename #SBATCH -p standard #SBATCH -A mygroup module load perl perl myscript.pl