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RE: Carriage Returns

On Fri, 18 Jun 2004, DePriest, Jason R. wrote:

> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: cygwin-owner at cygwin dot com [mailto: cygwin-owner at cygwin dot com] On Behalf Of Dave Korn
> >Sent: Friday, June 18, 2004 11:55 AM
> >To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
> >Subject: RE: Carriage Returns
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: cygwin-owner On Behalf Of DePriest, Jason R.
> >
> >
> >  Oops!  You quoted the list address uncensored three times, included a
> >disallowed disclaimer, and didn't spot that no amount of cygcheck
> >output is going to give us any clue why Mr. Kramer is complaining about
> >the fact that Cygwin uses POSIX style line-ends in a completely correct
> >and standards-specified fashion.......
> Somebody seems a bit grumpy today.

MIT = Meanie In Training (no offense to the similarly named institution).

> I apologize for the 'disclaimer' as it was recently added to our
> corporate Exchange servers which I do not have administrative control
> over.
> I use corporate-standard Outlook as my email client and I don't know how
> to make it obfuscate email addresses by default.

Do you Google: <>?

> I usually manually fix the email addresses, but I didn't remember to do
> it.
> Also, I'm guessing nobody else gets this problem, or someone would have
> mentioned it: I get the confidentiality disclaimer appended *TWICE*.
> Exchange sticks it on once when the message goes out, and, since it
> recognized that I'm an employee, sticks another one on when it comes
> back in.

Nasty, but I guess we have no control over bureaucratic idiocy.  Just grin
and bear it.

> I was wondering if John Kramer could try NOBINMODE in his CYGWIN
> environment variable to try to get around the issues he has.

Actually, nobinmode just deals with pipes.  I think what he might want is
actually PERLIO=crlf (a WAG based on a garbled description of the problem
in the OP's message).
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