b20.1: binmode and pipes

Corinna Vinschen corinna.vinschen@cityweb.de
Mon Dec 7 15:17:00 GMT 1998

John A. Turner wrote:
> [...]
> I have no binary mounts (in fact no mounts at all).
> Is there something simple I can add to CYGWIN or something or
> am I just going to have to bite the bullet and strip them at
> the end of the pipe myself?

Yes, do the binary mounts! They simplify your work more than
you think!
You only have to convert your shell scripts. This is easy
by using sed, awk, perl, gsar, or vi.


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