Re: binfmt_script and ^M

From: David (
Date: Tue Feb 27 2001 - 18:22:39 EST

Alistair Riddell wrote:

> On Tue, 27 Feb 2001, Heusden, Folkert van wrote:
>> But; it's not that much of hassle to run it trough some awk/sed/whatsoever
>> script, would it? Imho there should be as less as possible code in the
> man fromdos (on most linux systems anyway)

tr -d '\r' < infile > outfile

We wouldn't make the kernel translate m$ word docs into files the kernel
can parse. It's a userland thing and changing the kernel would change a
legacy that would cause a lot of confusion I would expect.


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