How is textmode/binmode determined in Cygwin 1.1.0 net releas e for pipes?

DJ Delorie
Fri Apr 28 10:21:00 GMT 2000

> everything in BINARY mode and "sane", or insane if you prefer ;-),
> used for reading as TEXT and writing as BINARY.

Actually, we have been discussing on the developer's list a mount mode
called "mixed" that does exactly that.  No idea if/when it will get
implemented, though.

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