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convert DOS newlines to unix newlines

Terminal - convert DOS newlines to unix newlines
sed 's/$//'
2009-02-16 21:04:37
User: grep
Functions: sed
convert DOS newlines to unix newlines


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Looking for any char '.' is not good practice as it will delete the last character of any line that happens to not have a DOS newline at the end. Instead use this

sed 's/$//'
Comment by SiegeX 318 weeks and 3 days ago

Apparently this forum software replaces stuff inside '' even if it's on a piece of command code.

The command I was trying to display is:

sed 's/^M$//'

Where the ^M is made by hitting ctrl+v then ctrl+m

Comment by SiegeX 318 weeks and 3 days ago

@SiegeX I was trying to avoid the use of ctrl+

Comment by grep 318 weeks and 3 days ago

man dos2unix

Comment by adminzim 317 weeks and 6 days ago

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