The following will work, assuming that you are using some form of unix with the vi editor:
To get the control-M character, you would first type control-V, followed by the control-M

This problem also occurs if you are trying to ftp from a Windows system to unix, and you send the file in binary format. Change it to ascii, and that should fix your problem.


In reply to Re: Removing Windows newlines by TStanley
in thread Removing Windows newlines by Anonymous Monk

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