How to use this tool?

This free online converter lets you convert code from C to Perl in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -

  1. Type or paste your C code in the input box.
  2. Click the convert button.
  3. The resulting Perl code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.

Key differences between C and Perl

SyntaxC has a simple syntax with a limited number of keywords and constructs.Perl has a complex syntax with a large number of operators and constructs.
ParadigmC is a procedural programming language.Perl is a multi-paradigm programming language that supports procedural, object-oriented, and functional programming.
TypingC is a statically typed language.Perl is a dynamically typed language.
PerformanceC is a high-performance language that compiles to machine code.Perl is an interpreted language that is slower than C.
Libraries and frameworksC has a limited number of libraries and frameworks compared to other languages.Perl has a large number of libraries and frameworks available for various tasks.
Community and supportC has a large community and good support, especially for system-level programming.Perl has a smaller community than C, but still has good support and a dedicated user base.
Learning curveC has a steep learning curve due to its low-level nature and complex memory management.Perl has a moderate learning curve, but can be difficult to read and maintain due to its complex syntax.