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RE: File format - UNIX/DOS while installing cygwin ?
- From: "Ramneek Singh" <ramneek at cisco dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Sat, 11 Sep 2004 01:08:39 -0700
- Subject: RE: File format - UNIX/DOS while installing cygwin ?
To add to my original question:
Once cygwin is installed, how can I check what option I had chosen for
the file format ?
Can this option be changed to chose the other format after cygwin is
From: Ramneek Singh [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Saturday, September 11, 2004 12:53 AM
Subject: File format - UNIX/DOS while installing cygwin ?
While installing cygwin, it asks in the wizard whether file format is
unix or dos.
What is this for ?
I mainly am going to use cygwin for PERL. Now, all my files are created
in unix and
I just ftp them over onto the windows machine. Since matching is used in
I am wondering if some of the input text files will end up with some
At the end of each line which can throw the perl matching off ?
For example if my expected output that I am storing in a file is the
Output Found Correctly
Then if I ftp such a file over from unix and expect it to work on
File format should I be selecting ? (I am using word boundary around the
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