[Python-Dev] [Python-3000] Universal newlines support in Python 3.0

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Mon Aug 13 18:55:26 CEST 2007

    Paul> ...  that files can have *either* bare \n, *or* the combination
    Paul> \r\n, to delimit lines.

As someone else pointed out, \r needs to be supported as well.  Many Mac
applications (Excel comes to mind) still emit text files with \r as the line


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