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RE: cygwin autoconf produces configure scripts with CR/LF
- From: David Kilroy <david dot kilroy at pigroup dot co dot uk>
- To: "'cygwin at cygwin dot com'" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>, Makino Takaki <t at snowelm dot com>
- Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 09:40:58 +0100
- Subject: RE: cygwin autoconf produces configure scripts with CR/LF
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Elfyn McBratney [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> On Mon, 16 Jun 2003, Makino Takaki wrote:
> > The autoconf program, distributed with cygwin releases, produces
> > 'configure' shell script with CR/LF.
> > The problem occurs even if the directory is mounted as binmode.
> I'm using the exact same versions as you are, Makino, and I
> have had no trouble
> generating `configure' scripts. Perhaps there's something up
> with your mounts?
The CR/LF might be due to the recent perl/PERLIO problems. Indeed, reading
your cygcheck, you have perl 5.8.0-2 which exhibits this.
Try setting PERLIO=stdio
If that doesn't work you could try reverting to an earlier version of perl.
Search the archives for 'PERLIO' for more information.
Also try 'perldoc perlio' for information on perlio.
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