There was a download of Padre 0.842 on the developer's website when we last checked. We cannot confirm if there is a free download of this software available. The following versions: 0.8 and 0.4 are the most frequently downloaded ones by the program users.
Padre.exe is the default file name to indicate this program's installer. We cannot guarantee that the program is safe to download as it will be downloaded from the developer's website. Before launching the program, check it with any free antivirus software. This free software is an intellectual property of Padre. The software is included in Development Tools.
From the developer:
Padre is a Perl IDE, an integrated development environment, or in other words a text editor that is simple to use for new Perl programmers but also supports large multi-lingual and multi-technology projects.
You may want to check out more software, such as DwimPerl, which might be related to Padre.