carriage-returns, linefeeds, ^M

Joe Geiser jgeiser at
Mon Jul 20 13:40:35 GMT 1998


> I have installed samba 1.9.18p2 on a Sparc Solaris 2.6 box and am
> accessing the filesystems from a mix of Win95 and NT.  When files are
> edited on the pc and saved to the sparc filesystem, each line is
> terminated with a ^M.
> How should samba be configured to eliminate this behavior or are there
> scripts available to remove the ^M from text files?

I've had the same problem - and was pointed to an editor called PFE, which
will save files using the LF (Unix format) terminator.

It can be had from and for the price (the same as
Samba, sans the Pizza Vouchers <g>), it cannot be beat :)

Best Regards,

Joe Geiser
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