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Brandon Allbery
September 26, 2017 19:49
Re: user and group of a file?
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On Tue, Sep 26, 2017 at 11:02 AM, Parrot Raiser <> 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).

brandon s allbery kf8nh                               sine nomine associates                        
unix, openafs, kerberos, infrastructure, xmonad

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