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Re: problem compiling sharutils-4.2.1 under Cygwin 1.0
- To: kelem at adaptivesilicon dot com, bug-gnu-utils at prep dot ai dot mit dot edu, cygwin at sourceware dot cygnus dot com
- Subject: Re: problem compiling sharutils-4.2.1 under Cygwin 1.0
- From: N8TM at aol dot com
- Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2000 20:48:36 EST
In a message dated 1/21/2000 5:17:26 PM Pacific Standard Time,
> When I run the newly compiled uudecode on WinNT, I get a 257 byte file.
> When I run uudecode on the same file on Linux, I get a 256 byte file.
> cmp (on Linux) reports:
> test.bin test.bin.nt differ: char 11, line 1
Is this anything more than the \n vs \r\n line termination question?
sharutils has worked well for me. Try either starting with \r\n separators,
or removing them from the uudecode result. IIRC, I had better luck with the
source code which came with my linux than with that from the ftp.gnu.org.
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