Why Perl here ?

James [Wez] Weatherall jnw "at" orl.co.uk
Fri, 27 Mar 1998 14:29:04 +0000


On Fri, 27 Mar 1998, Chris Woods wrote:

> One reason, I would suspect, is that perl is more readily available on 
> non-unix platforms than is any unix-style shell.
> 
> I could be wrong, of course. Does the vncserver on win32 use perl?

No.  The Windows based VNC server is an entirely separate program, since
Windows doesn't display stuff through an X server.

Cheers,

James "Wez" Weatherall
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