ClearCase don't like files created in bash

Michael Richardson
Thu Sep 10 21:27:00 GMT 1998

>>>>> "jeffdb" == jeffdb  <> writes:

    jeffdb> Um I hate to disagree, but ^D appears in lots of files,
    jeffdb> the ^D EOF convention is only for consoles, and can be
    jeffdb> changed with stty, on a normal linux/unix console. ^D has no
    jeffdb> other significance, certainly not for disk files.

  We are actually agreeing.

  When you type ^Z on DOS/CPM on the console it is actually copied to the
  As you say, when you type the EOF on the console under Unix, it produces
a zero-length read, which signals EOF in POSIX systems. No ^D in the file.

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