On Sun, Jun 27, 1999 at 11:22:21PM +0100, Andrew Linfoot wrote:
> DEC Alpha running NT and Internal modem
> samba share on my indy source tree
> I can connect to cvs@linus and do a cvs update. The problem is that samba or
> cvs appears to be converting the files to the DOS CR/LF format! and then
> everything breaks horribly.
> How can i get around this?
What CVS is doing is correct, it converts the files into what the local
system - the NT system - is using.
As a workaround try the keyword expansion mode -kb when checking out.
That will give you the original context of the server which happens to be
just right for your Indy.
> Anyone got a script or something that will strip this crap out!
Use find(1) and tr(1). Or recode ...