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Re: [PATCH] perl.h, README.cygwin: Cygwin O_TEXT <> O_BINARY issue

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sthoenna
Date:
June 3, 2003 02:00
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] perl.h, README.cygwin: Cygwin O_TEXT <> O_BINARY issue
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qJG3+gzkgajL092yn@efn.org
On Sun, 1 Jun 2003 10:53:55 +0200, rgarciasuarez@free.fr wrote:
>Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
>> 
>>   Cygwin has O_TEXT <> O_BINARY, with this patch it will no longer
>>   default to PERLIO_USING_CRLF which causes several problems with
>>   existing scripts and other issues with LF -> CRLF translation.
>>   If it is needed, it is still possible to pull it in with the
>>   environment setting PERLIO=crlf.
>
>Thanks, applied to blead (as change #19654), as well as your other patch to
>t/io/layers.t.

Couple minor nits:

--- README.cygwin.orig	Tue Jun  3 01:47:52 2003
+++ README.cygwin	Tue Jun  3 01:54:16 2003
@@ -182,8 +182,8 @@
 
 =item * C<-Uuseperlio>
 
-Undefining this symbol disables the PerlIO abstraction, PerlIO is now the
-default, it is not recommended to disable PerlIO.
+Undefining this symbol disables the PerlIO abstraction.  PerlIO is now the
+default; it is not recommended to disable PerlIO.
 
 =item * C<-Dusemultiplicity>
 
@@ -219,7 +219,7 @@
 
 Use this to build perl outside of the source tree.  This works with Cygwin.
 Details can be found in the F<INSTALL> document.  This is the recommended 
-way to build perl form sources.
+way to build perl from sources.
 
 =back
 
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