bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #50552, Thinks Win8 is Win10


bug #50552: Thinks Win8 is Win10

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Wed Mar 15 17:34:08 2017  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Other
Status: Need InfoAssigned to: None
Originator Name: DesOriginator Email: -unavailable-
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: 4.2.1
Operating System: Microsoft Windows

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Wed Mar 22 06:33:02 2017, comment #2:

No response. Closing report.

Rik <rik5>
Project Administrator
Wed Mar 15 20:46:34 2017, comment #1:

I thought I had seen that before, when I had access to a win8 machine

If you run regedit, what is the value of

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\CurrentVersion

John Donoghue <lostbard>
Project Member
Wed Mar 15 17:34:08 2017, original submission:

The Octave installer pops up with a warning that it has detected Windows 10 on the system and states that Octave is not fully tested on Windows 10. However, my system is running Windows 8.



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