patch text mode problem with latest CVS source
Fri Nov 3 06:09:00 GMT 2000
On Thu, Nov 02, 2000 at 05:14:51PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> It seems to be controlled by the value of your "TMP" (or possibly
> "TEMP") environment variable. If that is set to a directory that is
> mounted as text, then the resulting file has \r\n line endings.
Diff-ing cygcheck outputs between 1.1.4 and 1.1.5-3, I determined
exactly what is the root cause. I had my TMP variable set as follows:
just in case some Windows programs were using this variable. In 1.1.4,
the TMP (and TEMP) environment variable was automagically converted
into a POSIX style path, while in 1.1.5-3 it remained unchanged. Hence,
I was bitten by the unmounted drives defaulting to text mode feature.
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