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Subject: Re: [boost] [1.64][process] Windows line endings in headers
From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-04-20 14:14:44

On Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 5:59 AM, Andrey Semashev via Boost <
boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> I can see some of the headers in Boost.Process (for example,
> boost/process/cmd.hpp, boost/process/env.hpp) contain Windows line endings.
> Regarding 1.64, Windows line endings are also present in the .tar.bz2
> package, which is supposed to be targeted for POSIX systems.
> 1. Could Windows line endings be removed in git?
> 2. Could the release procedures be updated to ensure that foreign line
> endings don't creep into the released packages?
> I understand that 1.64 has sailed, but I think at least a note
> (preferably, with a patch) would be appropriate in the release notes.

This is surprising.. Since we debugged EOL issues with the automated
release building long ago. And of course, we spent some time explicitly
finding a way to have consistent EOLs.

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