25 wersji Visty…

Nowa wewnętrzna komenda API systemu Windows Vista zwana “GetProductInfo” zwraca 25 różnych wersji najnowszego systemu firmy Microsoft…

Najpierw przyjrzyjmy się im z bliska:

PRODUCT_BUSINESS: Windows Vista Business
PRODUCT_BUSINESS_N: TBD
PRODUCT_CLUSTER_SERVER: TBD
PRODUCT_DATACENTER_SERVER: Windows Server “Longhorn”, Datacenter Edition (Full installation)
PRODUCT_DATACENTER_SERVER_CORE: Windows Server “Longhorn”, Datacenter Edition (Server Core installation)
PRODUCT_ENTERPRISE: Windows Vista Enterprise
PRODUCT_ENTERPRISE_SERVER: Windows Server “Longhorn”, Enterprise Edition (Full installation)
PRODUCT_ENTERPRISE_SERVER_CORE: Windows Server “Longhorn”, Enterprise Edition (Server Core installation)
PRODUCT_ENTERPRISE_SERVER_IA64: Windows Server “Longhorn”, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems
PRODUCT_HOME_BASIC: Windows Vista Home Basic
PRODUCT_HOME_BASIC_N: TBD
PRODUCT_HOME_PREMIUM: Windows Vista Home Premium
PRODUCT_HOME_SERVER: TBD
PRODUCT_SERVER_FOR_SMALLBUSINESS: TBD
PRODUCT_SMALLBUSINESS_SERVER: TBD
PRODUCT_SMALLBUSINESS_SERVER_PREMIUM: TBD
PRODUCT_STANDARD_SERVER: Windows Server “Longhorn” (Full installation)
PRODUCT_STANDARD_SERVER_CORE: Windows Server “Longhorn” (Server Core installation)
PRODUCT_STARTER: TBD
PRODUCT_STORAGE_ENTERPRISE_SERVER: TBD
PRODUCT_STORAGE_EXPRESS_SERVER: TBD
PRODUCT_STORAGE_STANDARD_SERVER: TBD
PRODUCT_STORAGE_WORKGROUP_SERVER: TBD
PRODUCT_ULTIMATE: Windows Vista Ultimate
PRODUCT_WEB_SERVER: TBD

Jak widać z opisu 13 wersji systemu to wersje TBD (To Be Determined – zostaną ustalone, określone), nie posiadające ciągle pełnej nazwy. Jak można przypuszczać każda z powyższych wersji będzie posiadała swój 32 i 64bitowy odpowiednik (x86, x64).

Porównując to z ilościa wersji systemu Windows Xp:

Windows XP Starter Edition
Windows XP Home Edition
Windows XP Home Edition N
Windows XP Professional
Windows XP Professional N
Windows XP Professional x64
Windows XP 64-bit (IA64)
Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Windows XP Media Center Edition
Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition
Windows Small Business Server 2003
Windows Server 2003 Web Edition
Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition
Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Ediition IA64
Windows Storage Server 2003
Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition
Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition IA64
Windows Compute Cluster Server 2003
Windows XP Embedded

25 wersji Visty to naprawdę nie dużo!

?ródło:
Forum: Neowin.net
Microsoft MSDN: GetProductInfo