On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:38 PM, Vince Sabio<vi...@vjs.org> wrote: > ** At 22:30 -0400 on 06/28/2009, Glen Barber wrote: >> >> On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:27 PM, Aryeh M. Friedman wrote: >> >> >>>> >>>> What do you mean exactly? What language(s)? If I understand your >>>> question correctly, the C / C++ / Java / PHP (and I think Perl) >> >> >> 'newline' character is '\n' >> > >>> >>> I meant what ascii character does \n actual correspond to (I assume <CR> >>> but >> >> > just making sure) > > No, CR is a carriage return, which is a \r in C, and is an ASCII 13 (hex > 0D). > > "Newline" is a line feed (LF), which is a \n in C, and is an ASCII 10 (hex > 0A) > >> Oh. IIRC, CR is the DOS way, and LR is the POSIX way. > > Not exactly; CRLF is the DOS way, CR is the Macintosh way, and LF is > Unix/Posix. > > HTH. >
Thanks for correcting me. Goes to show that bad advice is worse than no advice. :) -- Glen Barber _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"