[HEADSUP] Let's start a Cygwin 1.7 release area

Igor Peshansky pechtcha@cs.nyu.edu
Fri Apr 4 14:34:00 GMT 2008


On Fri, 4 Apr 2008, Corinna Vinschen wrote:

> On Apr  4 10:17, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> > On Fri, Apr 04, 2008 at 10:15:58AM -0400, Igor Peshansky wrote:
> > >On Fri, 4 Apr 2008, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> > >> On Fri, Apr 04, 2008 at 04:06:56PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > >> >Doesn't matter.  The code reading fstab understands LF and CRLF line
> > >> >endings :)
> > >>
> > >> Maybe we should warn if fstab has CRLF endings.  Just to be nice.
> > >
> > >Us, nice?
> > >
> > >Maybe we could produce something mean, like: "Your fstab has CR characters
> > >in it.  We'll let you off easy this time, but don't expect your mounts to
> > >work if you persist in this antisocial behavior".
> >
> > I was thinking more like:
> >
> > *** <CR> detected in /etc/fstab.  Aborting.
>
> Gosh.  If that's the nice sulution, I don't want to see the mean one...

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