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From:
Brandon Allbery
Date:
September 26, 2017 19:49
Subject:
Re: user and group of a file?
Message ID:
CAKFCL4XZR6afKZAmWcdwzSr+o2D-k7dvtpeXi1VaJG-P=dky5g@mail.gmail.com
On Tue, Sep 26, 2017 at 11:02 AM, Parrot Raiser <1parrota@gmail.com> wrote:

> This is the capability provided by Perl 5's "stat". Would a clone with
> the same properties and behaviours be the right thing, or are there
> "features" to fix?


Same features, probably. It is just one of those things that is poorly
portable to Windows, so doesn't belong in the core. There should also be a
corresponding Windows module that matches Windows APIs instead of trying to
force it to look like Unix (which is what perl 5 does).

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