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Re: Similar Bash 3.1.18 CR/LF Problem
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According to Williams, Gerald S (Jerry) on 10/4/2006 11:06 AM:
> Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> The dilemma here is that I read other mailing lists besides
>> cygwin where people are trying to use Cygwin but are close
>> to giving up because it is so slow. So, making bash faster
>> for people who are using it correctly is very desirable.
> Which is why we need to get the patch in upstream. If you
> can't make it faster, you can at least make what you're
> comparing against slower. :-)
There may be precedent - upstream already had a patch for djgpp that
stripped \r. But I also heard back from the upstream maintainer that I
probably missed the cutoff for bash 3.2, since he has already built the
release candidate, so I will have to keep it as a cygwin-local patch for
another release cycle.
Life is short - so eat dessert first!
Eric Blake firstname.lastname@example.org
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