From Re^5: pipe fork win32 about the documentation of fork in Windows.
So you're just taking BrowserUk's word for it?
Did you read perlport#fork yourself? It says
Emulated using multiple interpreters. See perlfork. (Win32)
and the perlfork has a whole page full of caveats and stuff -- kind of like rules regarding portability that kinda say "this ain't like unix fork , don't get fancy"
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