On Mon, Jul 17, 2006 at 11:06:50AM -0400, Bort, Paul wrote: > If you can open a command shell you can get the OS version with the > 'ver' command under Windows: > > C:\>ver > > Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
How do you do this from a program though. Under UNIX uname() is a function call as well as a program. It returns the os name, version, hostname and system type. Mind you, maybe perl provides emulation for uname? Have a nice day, -- Martijn van Oosterhout <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://svana.org/kleptog/ > From each according to his ability. To each according to his ability to > litigate.
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