Hi,

At Tue, 20 Jan 2004 14:01:12 +0900,
Joel VanderWerf wrote:
> >>>irb(main):001:0> `ver`
> >>>=> "\nMicrosoft Windows 2000 [Version 5.00.2195]\n"
> >>
> >>Thanks, that does the trick.
> > 
> > 
> > Hmmm... but that's not exactly cross-platform.  
> > Is ver available on all flavors of Windows?
> 
> I've tried it on ME, and Park Heesob tried it on Win2K, so now we know 
> it works on two.

ver command has been available from DOS, 2.x at least AFAIK.

However, it tells about the command interpreter but not about
the system.  It can be changed by COMSPEC.

-- 
Nobu Nakada