UNIX versus DOS Line ending
Thu Jan 20 05:14:00 GMT 2000
--- Uwe Bonnes <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> for those livin in a mixed Unix/Dos environment, the (bad) habbit of
> Dos/Windows programs to replace LF with CR/LF has probably caused
> grief before. Especially Macros going over several lines get unreadable.
> Couldn't we make GCC swallow CR/LF?
It already does!! But, you have to be in "Text Mode Processing". See the
> Would such a patch have chances to get into the standard GCC?
Depends on the patch and your assignment forms acceptance. A nice feature
would be to have an "Auto Mode Processing" such that \n, \r\n, or \r gets used
automatically based on the content of the file.
Earnie Boyd < mailto:email@example.com >
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