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From Stephen Winnall <>
Subject Re: Determining the host OS
Date Tue, 20 Jan 2009 10:38:04 GMT
There is a module called SystemPropertyModule which appears to do what  
you want. Just ask it for "".


On 20 Jan 2009, at 01:09, Martin Holmes wrote:

> HI folks,
> I'm trying to write a Cocoon-2.1-based application which I want to  
> be completely portable between Tomcats running on Linux, OSX and  
> Windows. I'm having a problem with the use of slashes and  
> backslashes, especially on Windows, where I've found that some  
> relative paths are expressed with backslashes and some with forward  
> slashes, and the {realpath:/} constant returns a value without a  
> trailing slash (whereas on *nix there seems to always be a trailing  
> slash.
> I could solve these problems using Flowscript and XSLT if I could  
> determine what host OS Cocoon is running on. However, I can't find a  
> way to do that in the sitemap. There's the HostSelector, which tells  
> me the domain of the host; and there's the BrowserSelector, which  
> tells me the connecting client's browser; but there's no way I can  
> find to discover what operating system Cocoon is running on.
> Does anyone know a way to do this, preferably directly in the sitemap?
> All help appreciated,
> Martin
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