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RE: This Fortnight on perl5-porters (6-19 February 2006)

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From:
Jan Dubois
Date:
February 24, 2006 15:13
Subject:
RE: This Fortnight on perl5-porters (6-19 February 2006)
Message ID:
01dd01c63997$de966140$6062a8c0@candy
On Fri, 24 Feb 2006, David Nicol wrote:
> > Windows allows hard links (although the method to achieve
> > them is somewhat cumbersome)
>
> that is a stunning revelation. Anyone for adding this cumbersome
> method to pp_link?

I already did this back in 1999. It only works on NTFS and it requires
the process to have at least "Backup and Restore" privileges, but it has
been in Perl since 5.6.0.

Cheers,
-Jan



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