[Win32utils-devel] PATCH: win32-open3 and ruby 1.8.3 compatibility

Nathaniel Talbott ntalbott at gmail.com
Wed Oct 26 17:41:13 EDT 2005

On 10/26/05, Berger, Daniel <Daniel.Berger at qwest.com> wrote:

> Thanks Nathaniel.  I'm curious why they felt compelled to add an
> rb_pid_t data type.  I suppose we'll have to do some preprocessor checks
> in the extconf.rb file now, or create our own macro to deal with it.

I think there were discussions on ruby-core about it a while back,
related to compatibility with other libraries, particularly (at the
time) subversion. I don't totally understand what the deal was,
though, and didn't follow it too close.


Nathaniel Talbott


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