Re: DOS Newline Character
From: John Hasler (john_at_dhh.gt.org)
Date: Thu, 18 Nov 2004 20:25:56 -0600
Lew Pitcher writes:
> While fopen(3) doesn't /now/ make the distinction between "r" and "rb"...
As I said: there is no such mode.
> ...it /can/ make a distinction between them, and treat "r" in the
> proposed manner.
Thereby breaking everything that uses fopen on a binary stream.
> However, I don't like the idea; Unix text is unix text. It shouldn't
> /have/ to look like Wintendo text.
I think that those who propose these things are unaware that Unix is older
-- John Hasler firstname.lastname@example.org Dancing Horse Hill Elmwood, WI USA