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  1. MariaDB Server
  2. MDEV-12207

Include Windows compatibility manifest into executables, to make GetVersionEx working

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      GetVersionEx() on Windows lies about actual version by default, starting with Windows 8.1, i.e
      it always returns 6.2 indicating Windows 8/2012, even on 8.1 or 10.

      In order to get this function to tell truth, additional compatibility manifest is required during
      the build. This is described in
      https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/dn481241(v=vs.85).aspx

      Currently, this just affects feedback plugin (the stats show quite a large number of Windows 8 installations, and no Windows 10 for example)

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            • Assignee:
              wlad Vladislav Vaintroub
              Reporter:
              wlad Vladislav Vaintroub
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