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Leon Timmermans
December 4, 2016 12:30
Re: File::Find on WSL
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On Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 5:12 AM, Uri Guttman <> wrote:

> do you want that to be a warn or a die? i would call die as that means the
> $^O is misleading or something made /proc/version disappear. a warning does
> little good there as the typical caller of file::find won't understand what
> is wrong.

It is possible (but unusual) for /proc not to exist. Dieing is plain wrong,
and warning is more likely to be erroneous than legitimate.


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