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Since the \015 and \012 are not used for anything but newlines why not just look through the file _untill_ you see \015 or \012. If \015 is found and followed by \012 you know it is windows. If \015 without \012 you know its mac, and \012 by itself is linux.

In reply to Re: Newlines: reading files that were created on other platforms by blueberryCoffee
in thread Newlines: reading files that were created on other platforms by bobf

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