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Re: zsh and line breaks
- From: "Peter A. Castro" <doctor at fruitbat dot org>
- To: Oliver Kiddle <okiddle at yahoo dot co dot uk>
- Cc: zzapper <david at tvis dot co dot uk>, zsh-workers at sunsite dot dk, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2004 10:54:09 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: Re: zsh and line breaks
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On Tue, 30 Mar 2004, Oliver Kiddle wrote:
> "Peter A. Castro" wrote:
> > > 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
> > Cygwin...
> Are those corrections likely to be limited to the Cygwin package for
Yes. Currently, my changes are Cygwin specific and really don't apply to
the other platforms.
> I don't use Cygwin myself but from a quick search, it looks like there
> is an O_TEXT flag to open which we could use (a couple of places in
> init.c would cover scripts I think). Wouldn't work where the script
> comes from stdin, though. Does that perhaps help?
I'm aware of O_TEXT and I thought I'd changed all of the places where
files are opened already, but I just checked my patches and those changes
are gone! AARRGGHH!! Ok, I'll re-edit and get that back in. Going
through stdin or via piped fds may be an issue still. Anyway, thanks for
Peter A. Castro <firstname.lastname@example.org> or <Peter.Castro@oracle.com>
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