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From Greg Stein <gst...@lyra.org>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apr/file_io/os2 readwrite.c
Date Thu, 23 Aug 2001 04:02:19 GMT
On Thu, Aug 23, 2001 at 02:01:47AM -0000, bjh@apache.org wrote:
> bjh         01/08/22 19:01:47
> 
>   Modified:    file_io/os2 readwrite.c
>   Log:
>   OS/2: change apr_file_gets() to leave the trailing \n on the string, matching
>   the output of the unix version. While I think it's dumb behaviour (I get sick
>   of removing it again in application code) at least it's consistently dumb :)

You have to leave it on ... when you go to read in the last line of a file,
the presence/absence of the '\n' will indicate whether the last line was
terminated with \n or not.

It may be dumb for many uses, but trimming it loses information...

Cheers,
-g

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/

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