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

From:
Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes
Date:
October 27, 2003 02:43
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] Extend Win32::GetOSVersion() to return additional information
Message ID:
20031027104249.GA3896@efn.org
On Wed, Jul 30, 2003 at 06:36:54PM -0700, Jan Dubois <jand@ActiveState.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 30 Jul 2003 18:12:22 -0700, Gurusamy Sarathy
> <gsar@ActiveState.com> wrote:
> 
> >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.
> 
> I can look into moving Win32.pm/Win32.xs (but nothing else) into the core.
> This should happen *after* 5.8.1 and libwin32 0.20 have been released.
> Hectic patching right now will just create a mess.

Any progress on this?



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