[Mono-list] A possible reason for getting newline problems
06 Mar 2002 22:57:24 +0100
"Serge" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > This is very interesting. Could you update the documentation in
> > `mono/doc/' to mention this flag?
> There is one caveat.
> -kb prevents keywords expansion and even though it was advised not to use
> CVS keywords in Mono (there was a discussion some time ago), it seems wrong
> to enforce use of this option.
> Since the problem with checkouts appears to be due to improperly mounted
> Cygwin drives (textmode mount) it seems more appropriate to fix the cause.
> Actually, it seems that there are two distinct problems, one is textmode
> checkout and another is using an editor that can't handle default line-ends.
Btw. this is changed with
mount -s -b --change-cygdrive-prefix /cygdrive