Author rosslagerwall
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Date 2011-06-20.15:22:25
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> That's exactly my point.
> Code checking sys.platform against 'linux2' is already broken, there's
> no point in complicating the code further, or adding a new constant.
> If you want to check for a specific operating system, there's already
> platform.system().

I would agree with this. Perhaps the documentation for sys.platform could be changed to mention that platform.system() should maybe be used instead.
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