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in reply to How to run perl5.21.3 as "perl"

Are you certain that you don't have a shell alias for perl, which points to /usr/bin/perl?

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Re^2: How to run perl5.21.3 as "perl"
by syphilis (Bishop) on Aug 18, 2014 at 12:03 UTC


    Are you certain that you don't have a shell alias for perl, which points to /usr/bin/perl?


    I think that if that was the case then the other 7 perls that I have installed also under my home directory would be likewise affected ... but they're not.

    Cheers,
    Rob