Devel::CheckOS - please test me!

Dan Brook mr.daniel.brook at
Sun Sep 30 17:16:20 BST 2007

On 9/30/07, David Cantrell <david at> wrote:
> I have just released Devel::CheckOS, which is a fairly simple wrapper
> around $^O, but which also knows about OS 'families' - so you can ask it
> not just "is this a Solaris box" but "is this a Unixish machine".  It
> also comes with Devel::AssertOS which will let you express OS
> pre-requisites:

Works a treat under Win XP running Strawberry Perl 5.8.8 - it guessed
MicrosoftWindows and MSWin32 correctly :)

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