Removal of ^M in Config files

Michael michael.lawver at
Thu Jul 4 17:28:55 BST 2002

LOL, you guys are awesome!!

Just goes to show the flexibility of this OS and all it's apps.

Thanks a lot Laurabelle! 

Michael :o)

On Thursday 04 July 2002 01:40 am, Laurabelle wrote:
> On Jul 03 2002, Michael shared a puddle of experience:
> >Hello,
> >
> >Does anyone know of text editor within kde or FreeBSD that can remove
> >all ^M's from Config files?
> You already have a couple of good answers, but since you asked for a
> text editor, I thought I'd point out that I generally use vi/vim for
> this purpose.
> 	:%s/^M//
> The ^M is actually Ctrl-v and then Enter.  This command will substitute
> out all the end-of-lines.
> (A couple of days ago I actually put the end-of-lines *into* a file that
> I knew was going to be edited in Windows.)
> Laurabelle

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