When I run the installer, it reports that several files are corrupted. I see this error:
This installer package does not have the expected content. Please try to download a fresh copy of ActivePerl from ActiveState's website at activestate.com. If you still have problems please contact us at SupportEmail.
How do I fix this?
Trash this folder. Download a fresh copy, and do not open the Download with the Linux Archive Manager.
Archive Managers use an incompatible algorithm.
Go to a Terminal Window, and extract the file on the command line, using GNUtar instead: