And what happens when the OP tries to use that information to process the line endings in this text file?
Why are you assuming he would? Or even that he would use it to process any line endings? He didn't say that's what his intention was. He just asked about how to find that information. Microsoft and you might want to try to hide that info but I don't see the point. And I do see reasons why one might want to get it.
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