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One more check on strawberry and cygwin, then I commit this

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1 parent 3b59f49 commit e2d94fac07460b152dbccdff858a60d277bb88cd @exodist committed Aug 27, 2010
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  1. +4 −1 lib/Child.pm
  2. +1 −1 lib/Child/Link/Parent.pm
  3. +3 −0 lib/Child/Link/Proc.pm
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@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@ use Child::Link::Parent;
use Exporter 'import';
-our $VERSION = "0.008";
+our $VERSION = "0.009";
our @PROCS;
our @EXPORT_OK = qw/child/;
@@ -91,6 +91,9 @@ Child is an Object Oriented interface to fork. It provides a clean way to start
a child process, and manage it afterwords. It provides methods for running,
waiting, killing, checking, and even communicating with a child process.
+B<NOTE>: kill() is unpredictable on windows, strawberry perl sends the kill
+signal to the parent as well as the child.
+
=head1 SYNOPSIS
=head2 BASIC
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@@ -41,7 +41,7 @@ Returns the parent process PID.
=item $proc->detach()
-Detach the from the parent. uses POSIX::setsid().
+Detach the from the parent. uses POSIX::setsid(). Not available in windows.
=back
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@@ -99,6 +99,9 @@ Wait until child terminates, destroy remaining zombie process (blocking)
Send the $SIG signal to the child process.
+B<NOTE>: kill() is unpredictable on windows, strawberry perl sends the kill
+signal to the parent as well as the child.
+
=item $proc->pid()
Returns the process PID.

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