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Re: fixing Sys::Hostname

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Dan Sugalski
February 7, 2000 14:50
Re: fixing Sys::Hostname
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At 03:48 PM 2/7/00 -0700, Tom Christiansen wrote:
> >My (vague) objections to inclusion are based on expectations that
> >gethostname() will be almost always present, but will return junk
> >(thing you would not able to use in your application anyway) on most
> >systems in existence...
>This "most systems in existence" line is a red herring.
>*MOST* systems in existence are useless.

And a damn shame, too. So whatever did happen to that Atari 2600 port of 
perl? :)


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