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From:
ToddAndMargo
Date:
September 29, 2017 03:15
Subject:
Re: chown?
Message ID:
1d900ffd-73ba-92c5-5abe-4f719e2a2f6f@zoho.com
On 09/28/2017 08:08 PM, Brandon Allbery wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 11:03 PM, ToddAndMargo <ToddAndMargo@zoho.com 
> <mailto:ToddAndMargo@zoho.com>> wrote:
> 
>     https://docs.perl6.org/language/5to6-perlfunc#chown
>     <https://docs.perl6.org/language/5to6-perlfunc#chown>
> 
>     say we ain't got a "chown" sub.
> 
>     Will this be coming to a theater neat us in the future?
>     (I will use a system call till then.)
> 
> 
> It's another of those things where a proper Windows solution is not 
> really compatible with the POSIX-flavored one (perl 5 provides a 
> POSIXish hack and forces you to module space for a proper one on 
> Windows), so Perl 6 has banished it to the ecosystem.
> 
> Of course, it'd be nice if we *had* such ecosystem, but that is no 
> excuse to force a POSIX flavor on the core.

Makes sense.  Thank you!

I wonder why they did not "banish" (sound so harsh) chmod?

I will use a system call.

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