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Author lemburg
Recipients brian.curtin, giampaolo.rodola, jkloth, lemburg, loewis, pitrou, serhiy.storchaka, steve.dower, tim.golden, tim.peters, zach.ware
Date 2014-06-10.18:08:04
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On 10.06.2014 18:28, Steve Dower wrote:
> The one concession that the Windows dev is willing to make is for logging, in which case the version number should be read as a string from a standard DLL like kernel32.dll. This would be appropriate for platform.win32_ver(), but as discussed above, not for sys.getwindowsversion().

So have platform.win32_ver() return the true version is acceptable ?

Note that the platform module is meant for identifying the platform,
not the runtime compatibility environment, so it has a slightly
different target audience.

Marc-Andre Lemburg
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2014-06-10 18:08:05lemburgsetrecipients: + lemburg, tim.peters, loewis, pitrou, giampaolo.rodola, tim.golden, jkloth, brian.curtin, zach.ware, serhiy.storchaka, steve.dower
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