Rakudo Star 2018.04 is a useful and usable production distribution of Perl 6 which supports the latest Christmas Perl 6 (6.c language version).
Windows and macOS users can directly install the most recent version of Rakudo Star from the downloads section.
Docker users can directly install with docker pull rakudo-star
People on UNIX-like systems can try out Rakudo Star from an extracted source tarball.
You will need recent versions of perl, git, make and gcc. Also a basic familiarity with UNIX.
For full instructions see http://rakudo.org/how-to-get-rakudo/
A quick start for Linux/Mac/BSD/Mingw etc. follows:
% wget https://rakudo.perl6.org/downloads/star/rakudo-star-2018.04.tar.gz % tar xfz rakudo-star-2018.04.tar.gz % cd rakudo-star-2018.04 # perl Configure.pl --gen-moar --prefix /opt/rakudo-star-2018.04 # make install