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Re: fixing Sys::Hostname

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Ilya Zakharevich
February 7, 2000 13:41
Re: fixing Sys::Hostname
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On Mon, Feb 07, 2000 at 02:36:16PM -0700, Tom Christiansen wrote:
> >Enough said.
> Ilya, please take a break.  
> I don't really care if your system can't provide a sane answer.
> That's *your*fricking*idiotic*problem*. 

No it is not.  If we put a function in Perl, we should be able to
document its result.  `man gethostname` is not a possibility.

If the result makes sense on 10% of systems only, then we are going to
have a lot of problems (90% of them).


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