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Author loewis
Recipients brian.curtin, kristjan.jonsson, loewis, pitrou, python-dev, sbt, tim.golden
Date 2012-04-30.09:05:08
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As it stands, the patch is pointless, and can safely be rejected. We will just not have defined NTDDI_VERSION at NTDDI_VISTA for any foreseeable future, so all the Vista-specific code can be eliminated from the patch.

Python had been using dynamic checking for API "forever". In 2.5, there was a check for presence of GetFileAttributesExA; in 2.4, there was a check for CryptAcquireContextA.
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