[Distutils] Re: [Python-Dev] DOS text files and CVS
Barry A. Warsaw
Tue, 27 Jun 2000 22:25:47 -0400 (EDT)
>>>>> "GW" == Greg Ward <email@example.com> writes:
GW> can anyone enlighten me on the right way to check in DOS text
GW> files to a CVS repository? I have Thomas Heller's C source
GW> for his simple graphical installer for Python modules, and it
GW> should definitely be in the Distutils CVS tree. But I don't
GW> want to check it in if it'll screw up line-endings for anyone.
GW> Is there a Right Way to do this?
If there's no reason why it /has/ to be DOS text, convert it to Unix
line endings first. XEmacs will even do the conversion for you! That
is, if the other suggestions people have made don't help.
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