convert Unix newlines to DOS newlines

sed 's/$'"/`echo \\\r`/"

By: fooMan
2009-02-16 20:07:08

What Others Think

The often included command 'unix2dos' does the same thing.
unixmonkey1114 · 621 weeks and 5 days ago
I was going to mention unix2dos and dos2unix but this command is probably more portable across more Unix's
ruedu · 621 weeks and 5 days ago
Why do you need "/`echo \\\r`/" ??? What's wrong with sed 's/$/\r' ?
tlknv · 621 weeks and 4 days ago
I forgot tailing / of course.
tlknv · 621 weeks and 4 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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