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[wmvs] OpenSP -R and Win32 (was: Prerequisites, Minimum Versions, Platforms?)

From: Terje Bless <link@pobox.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2004 13:12:15 +0200
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
cc: QA Dev <public-qa-dev@w3.org>
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Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net> wrote:

>Win32 support is a good example, OpenSP makes it something between very
>difficult and impossible to use -R on Win32

Argh! Right. I'd forgot about that...

We do need to figure out some way to make -R work on Win32 for the Validator
to be able to work there. I see no way that we can justify running a CGI
without -R, particularly on Win32 where all too many users run as local Admin.

Do I take you looked at the relevant code and found it too `nix-centric to
modify to support Win32?

Liam: Do you have any ideas?

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