convert DOS newlines to unix newlines

sed 's/$//'

By: grep
2009-02-16 21:04:37

What Others Think

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/$//'
SiegeX · 697 weeks and 1 day ago
Apparently this forum software replaces stuff inside '' even if it's on a piece of command code. The command I was trying to display is: sed 's/^M$//' Where the ^M is made by hitting ctrl+v then ctrl+m
SiegeX · 697 weeks and 1 day ago
@SiegeX I was trying to avoid the use of ctrl+
grep · 697 weeks and 1 day ago
man dos2unix
adminzim · 696 weeks and 4 days ago
I'm behaving myself hearing aids honolulu
tillyracker · 53 weeks and 1 day ago
seofox · 31 weeks and 5 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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