Why text=binary mounts (Re: Gnu-win32 (b18), coolview and NTEmacs)
Wed Jan 7 14:50:00 GMT 1998
On 07-Jan-1998, Earnie Boyd <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> From: Scott Blachowicz <email@example.com>
> >So, why IS it that the coolview code requires text=binary mode mounts
> Let me remind you that the purpose of the cygnus gnu-win32 project is to
> port UNIX code. Most of the UNIX world programs choke on the \r\n
> combination. Therefore text=binary is the easiest solution.
I think you misspelt "work-around".
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