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Re: [PATCH] Extend Win32::GetOSVersion() to return additional information

From:
Gurusamy Sarathy
Date:
July 30, 2003 18:12
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] Extend Win32::GetOSVersion() to return additional information
Message ID:
200307310112.h6V1CMD2029549@smtp3.ActiveState.com
On Wed, 30 Jul 2003 16:42:22 PDT, Michael G Schwern wrote:
>I'd tend to agree, the line between win32.c and libwin32 seems artificial.  
>It also looks like libwin32 is practically a necessity to get anything 
>interesting done on Win32. What say, Jarkko of Borg and Sarathy of State?

I don't think all of libwin32 belongs in the core.  The parts that
are documented in Win32.pod should certainly be added to the core,
as we've discussed in the past:

  http://www.xray.mpe.mpg.de/mailing-lists/perl5-porters/2003-01/msg00381.html

I haven't seen any patches, though.


Sarathy
gsar@ActiveState.com



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