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Old 12-23-2001, 04:33 PM   #1
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Downloading Linux software

If I download linux software to a Windows machine then transfer it to linux will I always need to use Dos2Unix to convert it?
Old 12-23-2001, 04:52 PM   #2
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no, dos2unix just removes <CR>'s from text files, nothing more nothing less. you'll never generally need to use it, unless you have a strange addiction to windows notepad.


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