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RE: Bash 3.1.17(8): Scripts on textmode mount get problems with CR characters
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2006 18:33:32 +0100
- Subject: RE: Bash 3.1.17(8): Scripts on textmode mount get problems with CR characters
On 10 October 2006 16:02, Bruun, Peter Michael (HP C&I CME OSS CoE) wrote:
> It has been one of the main strengths of Cygwin tools, that all of them
> understood this.
That is not and never has been true. The cygwin tools are standard unix
code and they only understand LFs. The cygwin dll generates LFs for them, and
thanks to text mode mounts can even automatically translate CRLF files for
I know this thread is kind of old, but someone just made a post that implies
they expected VIM to understand DOS paths, so I thought the point was worth
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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