[Smaug] CR/LF, wordwrap, newline & ASCII

Paul Thomas paul at cuenet.com
Thu, 13 Jun 2002 18:30:08 -0700 (PDT)


On Thu, 13 Jun 2002, Rick Moen wrote:

> Quoting Paul Thomas (paul@cuenet.com):
> 
> > On which machine are these end of line characters inserted? I have
> > always presumed them to be inserted by the 'text editor' that is
> > composing the file.
> 
> Well, think:  You push the Enter key.  Something happens. 
> 
> What happens depends on your operating system.  Any time, any context.

Thanks again, I think someone is having some fun at my expense;)

--Paul

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