[New-bugs-announce] [issue19143] Finding the Windows version getting messier

Tim Peters report at bugs.python.org
Wed Oct 2 02:50:04 CEST 2013

New submission from Tim Peters:

This question:


reports that Python is returning incorrect version info under Windows 8.1.

Alas, it appears MS is "deprecating" `GetVersionEx()`:


and replacing it with a whole slew of annoying "yes or no?" functions:


Heh ;-)

components: Interpreter Core, Windows
messages: 198814
nosy: tim.peters
priority: normal
severity: normal
status: open
title: Finding the Windows version getting messier
versions: Python 2.7, Python 3.3, Python 3.4

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