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Re: Unixen and Dosfish
On Wed, 16 Jun 1999, Dennis Payne wrote:
> the return. Perhaps a toggle at the bottom (or elsewhere) of the window
> that indicates whether it is a DOS or Unix text file. Or possibly add
> the ability to convert on save as. (Don't know what to do about a
> partial DOS, partial UNIX text file.)
I would even go so far as to allow macintosh line breaks to be read
in and wrote out. '\r' is Mac, '\n' is unix, and DOS is a combinaton
of the two. BBEdit is a nice example of an editor that does it,
unfortunately it is available only for the Macintosh.
Shawn Pringle B.Sc. Mathematics Honors
3749 Shelbourne st.
Victoria, BC, Canada