Information about the .pl (pl) file type

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .pl (pl) file type.

Perl source or script file.

A .pl file contains Perl script (or Perl source code). This is a text editable file. The script is compiled on demand by a Perl compiler.

cf .pm

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .pl files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .pl. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.