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From Mladen Turk <mt...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release Daemon 1.0.3 based on RC2
Date Wed, 17 Mar 2010 11:42:22 GMT
On 03/17/2010 12:26 PM, sebb wrote:
>>
>>   -1. .zip is usable on platforms having broken tar like Solaris.
>>   The files in windows/directory have CRLF
>
> Seems to me that this is penalising Windows users for bugs on other OSes.
>
> Having the wrong EOLs on Windows makes it difficult to read the text
> files, because they tend to show up as a single long line.
>

Only if you use notepad.
Anyone interested in compiling sources will probably
use more advanced editor.

>
> Obviously, files that are intended only for use on Unix should still
> have EOL=LF.
> Should be quite easy in this case, as the source files are in
> different parts of the directory tree.
>

But that is exactly how it's done now.
Please double check the .zip file. Windows dir *has* DOS line endings.


Regards
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