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From Ben Laurie <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Win32 Script Interpreter Source
Date Sun, 07 Feb 1999 13:02:57 GMT
Greg Stein wrote:
> Paul Sutton wrote:
> > ...
> > Finally, if we do decide to name directives after the OS, is "Win32"
> > actually the best name to use? Not many people refer to Windows systems as
> > "Win32", and isn't there a 64 bit Windows planned/in progress?
> Many programmers refer to it as Win32, actually.

That's coz MS called the API Win32. In fact I have MS Press books on my
bookshelf called things like "Win32 Programmer's Reference".




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