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Re: FW: Eliminating need to run dos2unix on scripts on mounted drive
- From: yitzle <yitzle at users dot sourceforge dot net>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2007 14:55:56 -0400
- Subject: Re: FW: Eliminating need to run dos2unix on scripts on mounted drive
- References: <833AC6745BF7244D8A3F90C2C126E832A52A89@GHXEX.ghx.net>
On 8/10/07, Mary Ann Yeager <email@example.com> wrote:
> I have a new installation of Cygwin (Unix/binary mode selected) trying
> to run a script on a mounted drive.
> The drive is binary mode:
> g: on /cygdrive/g type system (binmode,noumount)
> When I try to run the script, I get the following:
> ./01do_build.sh: line 2: $'\r': command not found
> ./01do_build.sh: line 6: $'\r': command not found
> ./01do_build.sh: line 9: $'\r': command not found
> If I run a dos2unix on the script, those errors go away. Running from
> another Cygwin install, I have already run the dos2unix command on this
> file via the mount, why do I have to run it again?
> Also, is there something in my setup that I can do to make it such that
> I don't have to run it at all? A previous install of Cygwin did not
> require the dos2unix.
> Mary Ann Yeager
> Sr. Software Configuration Engineer
> Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC
During the setup, it asks you about what sort of newline you want to use.
If you select Windows/DOS type opposed to Unix type, you will not have
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