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Devel::FakeOSName description

Devel::FakeOSName is a module to make Perl think it runs on a different OS.


# build us Makefile for aix
perl -MDevel::FakeOSName=aix Makefile.PL

Sometimes your code includes code specific to an OS that you don't have an access to, but you want to see what happens if it was to run on that other OS.

Currently mostly useful for looking at generated Makefiles. Needs much more work to be really useful.. . Manuals, Hints, Guidelines, Articles and Help

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