What is the Perl validator?

The instructions will show you how to use this tool to test your Perl scripts.

Perl is a popular programming language used by many different websites, such as The Guardian, Amazon and IMDB. 123 Reg Hosting packages come with a Perl debugger which will allow you to test your Perl code and iron out any mistakes you may have.

Please note: this tool is not available on any web hosting plans purchased after July 2020

Step 1 of 4

Login to your 123 Reg control panel.

Step 2 of 4

Scroll down to the web hosting section.

Select the relevant domain name from the drop down box and click on the Manage button.

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Step 3 of 4

Click on the Perl Validator option in the Website Help & Diagnostics section.

Step 4 of 4

Then enter the path to the script you wish to check into the field and press the Check Now button.