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Re: Gawk cr/lf problem
- From: Joshua Daniel Franklin <joshuadfranklin at yahoo dot com>
- To: pietp dot pexy at megawan dot net, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 9 Sep 2002 12:41:16 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: Gawk cr/lf problem
> But - ALL my program-files created with DOS type editors
> and ending in CR/LF now give problems.
> gawk comes back with error 'invalid char' for each ^M.
> I have to manually remove the CR at the end of each line to get it to work.
> Am I missing something?
Yes. dos2unix from the cygutils package.
It will automatically convert your old files for you.
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