APM: Variable to determine OS

David Bluestein II dbii at mudpuddle.com
Thu Jul 18 18:05:58 CDT 2002

Okay, I know I've seen it, but can't remember it. What is the way to
determine what OS Perl is running on? In particular, I want the script to
determine if it is running on Windows or LInux, and do a different action
depending on OS, but I can't remember the trick here.


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