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[WISH] Unix.fstat and symlinks for win32
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Date: 2005-02-01 (14:19)
From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] [WISH] Unix.fstat and symlinks for win32
On Tue, 1 Feb 2005, Christophe TROESTLER wrote:

> Hi,
> Just a small note to tell that I think it would be nice to have
> support for Unix.*stat on win32.  Not all characteristics may make
> sense but [file_kind], [st_size], [st_perm], [st_*time] do.
> Also, why not treat *.lnk as symbolic links under win32?  IMHO it
> would be more an asset than an hindrance.

FWIW, the Cygwin version of O'Caml has Unix.*stat, *and* treats (certain
kinds of) shortcuts as symlinks.

Igor Pechtchanski, volunteer O'Caml maintainer for Cygwin
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