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Re: Mg3a - a version of Mg2a developed on Cygwin

On Feb 23 10:11, Bengt Larsson wrote:
> Bengt Larsson wrote:
> >As I mentioned in an earlier message I have been developing UTF-8
> >support for an editor, Mg2a. I chose to call it Mg3a.
> ------------
> This is Mg, formerly Mg2a, formerly MicroGnuEmacs. It was extended by
> Bengt Larsson to deal with CRLF/LF and UTF-8, plus some other small
> extensions. The original README and documents are in orig/. The
> extensions as well as the original, with some exceptions mentioned in
> the original README, are in the public domain. 
> Enjoy your GNU Emacs-like editor.
> If you are on Cygwin, Mg defaults to CRLF line endings. You may want
> to set them to LF by putting this in a file .mg in your home
> directory:
>   (set-default-mode "lf")

I'm not an Emacs user, but IMO LF should be the default on Cygwin.
It's also the default in vim.  After all, Cygwin is a UNIX-like
environment in the first place.  And textmode is usually handled
transparently by the underlying mount point, unless you open the
file explicitely in binary mode.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader          cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

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