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From: Joel de Guzman (joel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-01-29 12:25:41

Joel de Guzman wrote:
> Rene Rivera wrote:
>> Beman Dawes wrote:
>>> At 08:21 AM 1/29/2004, Joel de Guzman wrote:
>>> >Beman, might it be that your CVS chekout that's in an
>>> >inconsistent state? After all, it was you who packaged
>>> >the zip file, right?
>>> Could someone else on a Windows machine please check the line endings
>>> in a CVS checkout of libs/spirit/doc/scanner.html?
>> I see [CR][CR][LF] endings. -- I only use WinCVS, only one checkout of
>> the tree (on this machine), and absolutely no cross platform checkouts.
> Ok, there's definitely something wrong here. Yet, I can't reporduce the
> problem. I did a grep for "\r\r\n" on all the files on all relevant CVSes
> and all relevant branches and find nothing. I do not know how to fix it.
> Nor do I know what really caused it. I was the only one (AFAIK) that
> was working on the docs and I worked only on Windows. Any help will be
> highly appreciated.

Ok, I did a full grep for "\r\r\n" on all the files in the candidate 2
zip file. I was shocked to see a lot all over the place, including
but **not limited to** Spirit. This problem is boost-wide!

Yet, again, doing a grep for "\r\r\n" on the CVS checkouts reveals

One thing definite is that we must find a practical solution to this

Joel de Guzman

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