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Re: perl textmode newline problem
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: Peter Westerstrom <peterw at eonreality dot se>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com, cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2003 16:27:22 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: perl textmode newline problem
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- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
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On Thu, 4 Sep 2003, Peter Westerstrom wrote:
> I can't get perl to write files in text mode with correct line feeds.
> My perl program:
> open(F, "> test.txt") or die "can't open file";
> print F "Foo\n";
> print F "Bar\n";
> Outputs newlines as 0x0A.
> But my C program:
> #include <cstdio>
> int main(int argc, char** argv)
> FILE *fp = fopen("test3.txt", "w");
> fprintf(fp, "Foo\n");
> fprintf(fp, "Bar\n");
> return 0;
> Writes newlines as 0x0D 0x0A. Same output dir.
> All my mounts is in textmode. CYGWIN is empty. I'm using perl 5.8.0-5
> and cygwin 1.5.3-1.
> I recently upgraded cygwin and got this behavoiur. Before it was
> correctly outputting text with 0x0D 0x0A.
> What can be the problem? A bug in perl? By design change in cygwin perl?
> Peter Westerstrom
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