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Perl files download instead of executing / processing (fixed)

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If you are experiencing perl files trying to download rather than executing on the server, this is usually down to an apache configuration problem.

A simple enough problem to fix with the correct access.

Use the following in your apache config file:

RemoveHandler cgi-script .cgi .pl .plx .ppl .perl

If your script is rendering in the browser, then you may want to check out:
Perl displaying as text or error 500 fix

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