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Re: zsh and line breaks
- From: "Peter A. Castro" <doctor at fruitbat dot org>
- To: zzapper <david at tvis dot co dot uk>
- Cc: zsh-users at sunsite dot dk, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 29 Mar 2004 14:46:15 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: Re: zsh and line breaks
- References: <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com>
On Mon, 29 Mar 2004, zzapper wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Mar 2004 18:16:00 +0100, wrote:
> >I'm having some trouble with zsh (4.0.6) and line breaks. It seems that
> >it does not accept "\n" as a line break. This results in some
> >uncomfortableness when using it as a login shell, such as this output
> >from Emacs:
> >[bkhl@ackusativ ~/kurser/vt04/lp1/lab1]% latex \\nonstopmode\\input rapport.tex
> >latex \\nonstopmode\\input rapport.tex\n
> >Apparently, zsh is not interpreting \n as EOL.
> >Is there some setting that might fix this?
> I run zsh on Cygwin, unlike bash zsh gets very upset if it sees dos
> returns. I have to run dos2unix on my zsh scripts.
> I haven't seen an explanation for this
Hmm... I'll have to look into this. I thought I'd corrected this for
One thing, are you running your scripts off of a text or binary mount
filesystem? And, are you running in DOS or Unix mode? I'll need to know
which combinations don't work.
> zzapper (vim, cygwin, wiki & zsh)
Peter A. Castro <firstname.lastname@example.org> or <Peter.Castro@oracle.com>
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