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Re: building NTEmacs

From: Jason Rumney
Subject: Re: building NTEmacs
Date: 21 Feb 2003 20:25:49 +0000
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David Abrahams <address@hidden> writes:

> > Try to check out the leim/* files with "cvs update -C -kb". There are
> > some CR vs. LF conversion issues.
> I thought that might've been a factor.  Why doesn't someone with CVS
> write access just check them in as binary?

Because this loses more than it wins. CVS doesn't handle binary files
very well, so it is not worth making this change to make things more
convenient for a small number of Windows CVS clients.

A better idea would be to figure out why those files need Unix
line-ends, and try to fix that.

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