[Haskell-cafe] runInteractiveProcess and hGetLine on Windows
duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Wed May 7 16:21:09 EDT 2008
On Wed, 2008-05-07 at 10:20 -0700, Jason Dusek wrote:
> If, on the other hand, we just give in to Windows, then some
> things are good and some are bad. First of all, if hGetLine
> has Windows behaviour on Windows and Unix behaviour on Unix,
> then any data files shipped with Cabal packages will likely
> need to be newline transformed. That is annoying.
Cabal already does deal with both (and mixed) conventions because people
make files on one system and transfer them to the other.
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