On Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 11:03 PM, ToddAndMargo <toddandma...@zoho.com>

> 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.

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