cross platform

This may come handy while writing cross-platform scripts.

If you don’t want to commit to the idiosyncrasies of a specific shell running on a particular platform, try the Squirrel Shell. The Squirrel Shell provides an advanced, object-oriented scripting language that works equally well on UNIX, Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows systems. Write a script once, and run it anywhere.

Squirrel is a high level imperative/OO programming language, designed to be a light-weight scripting language that fits in the size, memory bandwidth, and real-time requirements of applications like video games.

=> Speaking UNIX: The Squirrel portable shell and scripting language

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Google gadgets is an open-source implementation of Google gadgets platform for Linux and is now available for download.

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Microsoft is extending its management software to Linux and Unix by integrating some of the open source OpenPegasus project’s code into System Center Operations Manager.

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