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From "Niall Pemberton" <>
Subject Re: [all][POLL] what files to fixcrlf for windows distributions
Date Mon, 05 Dec 2005 02:09:10 GMT
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Stephen Colebourne" <>
Sent: Sunday, December 04, 2005 12:56 AM

> I was the one who initially raised this issue. The reason I raised it is
> that most _users_ run Windows. And the default text editor on Windows is
> Notepad which doesn't handle LF. Basically if I download a release and
> oopen the release notes, or project xml then I want CRLF, otherwise I
> have to close the file, find wordpad and reopen it.

I agree with Martin on this and IMO the simplest solution is to make the
release notes HTML - besides resolving this line ending issue, they also
look alot better than plain text in notepad or wordpad.


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