[clug-talk] Semi-OT: AppleScript Editor
lewkor at gmail.com
Thu Apr 30 17:20:40 PDT 2009
I see someone else has shared the same frustrations I have.
On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 6:11 PM, Mark Carlson <carlsonmark at gmail.com> wrote:
> Not counting the hours wasted because you emailed someone a shell
> script with Unix line endings, they opened it in their Windows email
> client and text editor (Notepad, namely,) then SCP'd it to a Linux
> computer, and it will no longer run in Bash?
> I think it's more than hundreds of thousands of hours then :-(
> -Mark C.
> On 4/30/09, Robert Lewko <lewkor at gmail.com> wrote:
> > When I was referring to hours wasted it was the time writing programs to
> > account for the two character line ending as opposed to the single
> > for mac and *nix.
> > On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 5:54 PM, Gustin Johnson <gustin at echostar.ca>
> > >
> > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> > > Hash: SHA1
> > >
> > >
> > > Robert Lewko wrote:
> > > > I may be mistaken on this, but I think they use a \r for a line
> > > > At least its only a single character.� I will bet that hundreds of
> > > > thousands of hours have been wasted on dos/windows because they use
> > > > for their "newline".
> > > >
> > > It depends on the application. Notepad++ and metapad are Windows
> > > programs that have no problem with either format.
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