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I accidentally deleted the /System/Library/Perl/ folder. Now I am not be able to run any of my projects.

How can I reinstall Perl on OS X?

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How did you "accidentally" do that ? Anyway, just update your system software and you will get the OS X Perl installation back again. –  Paul R Mar 19 '12 at 21:59
    
@yrosen is there a way like "apt-get install perl" on Mac? I don't have the installation disk. –  Terminal User Mar 19 '12 at 22:05
    
@PaulR How to update my system? I don't have the installation disk –  Terminal User Mar 19 '12 at 22:06
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See @yrosen's link to a similar question on SuperUser above - you can use Pacifist to extract the relevant packages. –  Paul R Mar 19 '12 at 22:08
    
What version of OS X do you have? –  slhck Mar 20 '12 at 9:30

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